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Sanitation Information


Sanitation Info Page BuildingMission Statement

The City of Shelby Solid Waste Service department’s mission is to provide quality collection services including garbage, solid waste, leaf and brush services to the
citizens of Shelby with a professional, courteous and efficient staff.



Weather Update:

Due to inclement weather RECYCLING will not be collected on Wednesday, January 17, 2018.  Wednesday and Thursday routes will be attempted to collect on Thursday, January 18, 2018. 

REFUSE (regular garbage) will operate on regular schedule Wednesday, January 17, 2018.

City Of Shelby's Public Works Division (refuse/regular garbage) will operate on a minimum 2 hour delay on Thursday, January 18, 2018.

Please use safety placing your carts on the curbside, we will attempt to collect all recycling and garbage as roads become safe to travel.



To search for your Garbage & Recycling collection day click on the Interactive Map link.

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Contacts for Questions or Comments

David Bolch
Solid Waste Supervisor

 Shelby Public Works
820 W. Grover Street
POB 207
Shelby, NC 28151
Phone: 704-484-6846
Fax: 704-484-6856
Office Hours: 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
Monday – Friday

After Hours Emergencies Only: 704-484-6845