Announcements & News




The City of Hampton contracts their garbage services through Waste Industries. All garbage pickup, regular household garbage and bulk items, will be done on Friday. Trash pickup will start as early as 5 a.m., it is suggested that you have your trash placed by the curb on Thursday evening. You will see a charge of $11.60 on your Utility Bill for Garbage Services.

Citizens are asked to call City Hall, if they have bulk items to be picked up. Effective January 1, 2007, the City started charging a fee of $15.00 per pickup on each garbage customer who places bulk waste at their curbside for collection. The fee will be added to your utility bill the following month. Bulk waste is defined as all large wooden, plastic or composite household items that are not capable of being places inside a 95 gallon container. Examples of bulk waste items include, but are not limited to, furniture, mattresses and light construction waste. The maximum amount of bulk waste to be collected weekly shall be 4 cubic yards or the equivalent of a regular size truck bed. The call for bulk pick up must be made to City Hall at 770-946-4306, no later than Thursday at 4:00p.m. the week it needs to be picked up.

Commercial Accounts

Commercial locations will receive an automatic charge for $11.60 for garbage pickup. If an additional can is needed there will be a $5.00 charge. Pickup for commercial locations will be on Friday, unless an additional pickup on Tuesday is required. There will be a $5.00 charge for the additional pick up on Tuesday.


Yard Debris

The City of Hampton is responsible for the pickup of yard debris. Yard debris will be picked up on the East side of the City on Monday and the West side on Tuesday.

Limbs are to be NO longer than 4ft in length, NO wider than 2 inches. Any loose debris (grass, leaves etc.) are to be put in Bio-degradable bags, if not it will NOT be picked up.

Recycling Center

The City of Hampton has a Recycling Center located on McDonough Street, next door to the Hampton Police Department. This is a free service to the citizens of Hampton. It is each person’s responsibility to bring their recyclable material to the specified location.

The 2013 Holiday Schedule for Waste Industies is below:  

New Year’s Day – Tuesday January 1, 2013

Tuesday-Friday routes ONLY delayed by one day 

Memorial Day – Monday May 27, 2013         

All routes delayed by one day 

Independence Day – Thursday July 4, 2013 

Thursday-Friday routes ONLY delayed by one day 

Labor Day – Monday September 2, 2013

All routes delayed by one day 

Thanksgiving Day – Thursday November 28, 2013

Thursday and Friday routes ONLY delayed by one day 

Christmas Day – Wednesday December 25, 2013

Wednesday-Friday routes ONLY delayed by one day 

New Year’s Day – Wednesday January 1, 2014

Wednesday-Friday routes ONLY delayed by one day