Solid Waste

Important Announcements:

 The Landfill will close at 11 am on Monday, July 1, 2024 for a county event.
Rutherford County is involved in a single stream pilot program at all locations. We are currently accepting recyclable paper, plastic #1, plastic #2, aluminum cans, tin cans and glass in large glass containers.
We now accept all bulk metal at all locations (excluding Haley Road). All collected materials are recycled.

Haley Road Recycling Center – 1140 Haley Road, Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Monday through Thursday, and Saturday 7:30 until 4:00

All County Convenience Center
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
(Normal Collection Rules Apply)
7:30 am - 3:00 pm 
(Household Garbage ONLY)
7:30 am - 3:00 pm  

Haley Road is closed for remodeling.  Do not go to Haley Road.  


Haley Road will only accept electronics, oil based paint, and fluorescent bulbs. 

Beginning Monday, June 24, 2024 Haley Road Operations will be temporarily halted for remodeling.  In addition to normal recycling materials, the Leanna Convenience Center located at 4303 Sulphur Springs Rd, Murfreesboro, TN 37129 will now accept electronics, oil based paint, and fluorescent bulbs.  Hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday from 9:30 AM - 5 PM, Saturday and Sunday 7:30 AM - 3 PM.   

We do accept all recoverable materials at every convenience center located throughout the county.

Please utilize this tool to locate the next closest facility to your home: 

Rutherford County Solid Waste will notify the public through our website and social media accounts as soon as we return to accepting all recycling materials at the Haley Road location.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.  

Rutherford County is committed now more than ever to recycling.  

The single stream method makes it easier to recycle and saves trips to Nashville.  

This video from Waste Management showcases their Salt Lake City, Utah facility, These are the same processes and equipment that are utilized at their River Hills Materials Recovery Facility that Rutherford County utilizes with all of our recoverable materials. The single stream method works.