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Lexington County Coronavirus (Covid19) Information

The Lexington County Administration Building is open for public access Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


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.

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) 


Note: Collection and Recycling Centers will be closing at 1:00pm on Christmas Eve, and will be closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day. 

The Landfill will be closing at 3:00pm on Christmas Eve. 

Please Remember to Recycle Right this Holiday Season!

Click HERE for a PDF of the Holiday Recycling Guide

Click HERE for a PDF of Recycling Centers and Cooking Oil Recycling

After the Feast Recycle the Grease 2021 LEXCO HOLIDAY RECYCLE GUIDE


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