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Solid Waste Management

* * * COVID-19 Update * * *
All Solid Waste Management facilities are operating on a normal schedule, however, curbside services may be delayed due to staffing limitations and residents are asked to practice social distancing at solid waste facilities.  Bagged compost and mulch is temporarily unavailable at Central Stores on Ballpark Rd. but is still available at the Edmund Landfill. 

The Solid Waste Management Department is responsible for:

- Managing franchised curbside collection in unincorporated areas of Lexington County;

- Operating 11 Collection and Recycling Centers for Lexington County residents;

- Running the Edmund Landfill and Transfer Station;

- Maintaining three closed landfills in Lexington County;

- Supervising litter clean-up on roadways, highways, and waterways;

- Increasing and improving recycling efforts;

- Assisting with special programs (Midlands Green Business Program and the Green Steps Program for Schools) 

                                

Mission Statement:  Provide quality services to our citizens at a reasonable cost. 

Vision Statement:  Planned growth for our communities with abundant opportunities for all in a quality environment.

 


App ImageFree App!

If you live in an unincorporated area of Lexington County (i.e. outside the limits of a town)...

Use the Lexington County SC Solidwaste App to:

  • Search an address to view your curbside collection schedule;
  • Print your collection schedule;
  • Sign up for weekly notifications by email, phone, or text message; 
  • Receive notifications of delayed service due to unusual weather;
  • Receive notifications of Special Recycling Drop-off Events; and
  • Find out how to recycle or discard of any item. 

You can download the app from your mobile store or by clicking on the app name below:

Lexington County SC SOLID WASTE