Public Works: Solid waste Collection: Bulky Waste

 

 

FALL BULKY ITEM PICK-UP

OCTOBER 20th – 23rd

The City of Shelby Solid Waste Division is having the Fall Bulky Item Pick-up the week of October 20th-23rd.  Items such as:  furniture, boxes, mattresses, and bagged clothes, etc., will be picked up from the curbside.  Please DO NOT mix these items with limbs, leaves and grass or place any items in the street. 

Please note: The Solid Waste Division is unable to pick-up items such as:  TV's, electronics, appliances, tires, building materials, paints, oils, and batteries, these items may be taken to the Cleveland County Landfill.  Bulky Items will be picked up only on the day your garbage is scheduled for pick up.  Items placed or left on the curb after October 23rd will be subject to citations and fines.

There will be no brush collection during Bulky Item pick up week.

*Recycling:  Please locate and click the recycling logo on the lower right side of our Home page which contains information regarding sign up for a recycling cart delivery.

SPRING / FALL BULKY ITEM PICK-UP

APRIL / OCTOBER

The City of Shelby Solid Waste Division picks up bulky items twice a year once in the Spring and once in the Fall, usually one week during the month of April and October. 

Bulky Items such as:  furniture, boxes, mattresses, and bagged clothes, etc., will be picked up from the curbside.  Please DO NOT mix these items with limbs, leaves, or grass.  Please DO NOT place any items in the street.  The Sanitation Department does not pick-up items such as:  TV's, electronics, appliances, tires, building materials, paints, oils, and batteries, these items may be taken to the Cleveland County Landfill.  Bulky Items will be picked up only on the day your garbage is scheduled for pick up. 

Items placed or left on the curb after closing on Friday of the designated week scheduled for Bulky Item Pick-Up will be subject to citations and fines.

Bulky waste is defined as those items that typically will not fit in a regular garbage truck or require special handling due to landfill or environmental regulations (see examples below).  These items are scheduled for pick up twice per year (spring and fall seasons), notices will be printed on your invoice.
Place items behind the curb and away from trees, parked vehicles, mailboxes or other obstructions.  Please do not place these items on top of water meters or utility boxes.

  • Furniture (sofa, chair, table, bed frame, mattress, etc.)
  • Boxes
  • Bagged Clothing
  • Toys (bicycles without tires)

Per City ordinance, disposal of the following items is the responsibility of the homeowner (or the contractor) and WILL NOT be collected by city crews:

  • Electronics / TVs
  • Automobile Parts or Batteries
  • Roofing Shingles
  • Construction & Remodeling Debris - (any building material, lumber, carpet, etc.)
  • Dirt / Sod
  • Concrete / Rocks / Gravel
  • Flammables: Gasoline, Tanks, Paints, Oils
  • Appliances & Other White Goods (Televisions, water heater, air conditioner, etc.)
  • Furnaces
  • Stumps
  • Tires

These materials may be taken to the Cleveland County Landfill (a fee may be assessed) for more information please call 704-480-5508.

Dead Animals
To report dead animals, call 704-484-6846. Animals must be located by the curbside or in the street; the City of Shelby is unable to pick up any animal past the curbside right of way.  Please do not place the animal in a rollout container. 

 

 
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