Solid Waste

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In an effort to offer the commercial and residential solid waste generators of Toombs County and the surrounding counties more convenience with solid waste disposal, the Toombs County Solid waste facility (Landfill) will be conducting a ninety (90) day study by extending their hours during the months of April, May, and June. Toombs County’s objectives are to increase tonnage, provide more convenience for our solid waste generators and increase facility  employee moral. The hours during this period are as follows:

Monday thru Thursday                       7:30 AM till 6:00 PM

Friday                                                             7:30 AM till 4:00 PM

Saturday                                                        8:00 AM till 11:30 AM

Solid waste and recycling collection centers and solid waste facility (Landfill)

Our Solid Waste and Recycling Collection Centers are designed to help Toombs County residents dispose of residential waste.  There is no charge to Toombs County residents to use the Solid Waste and Recycling Collection Centers.

 No out of county dumping allowed in our Solid Waste and Recycling Collection Centers.  If you are from another county please dispose of your waste at our Solid Waste Facility (Landfill).

Operating Hours:  With the exception of Solid Waste and Recycling Collection Centers #2 –  located on Gibson / Aimwell which is open Monday through Saturday 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM and Sunday 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM

 All other Solid Waste and Recycling Collection Centers hours listed below:
Monday          7:00am – 7:00pm
Tuesday         CLOSED
Wednesday  7:00am – 7:00pm
Thursday        CLOSED
Friday              7:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday        7:00am – 7:00pm
Sunday            1:00pm – 6:00pm

Note:  An easy way to remember days of operation:  We are open every day of the week except for days that start with the letter “T” (Tuesday and Thursday).

 

COMMERCIAL BUILDERS MUST USE THE LANDFILL (See the notations at the bottom of this link for more information on our Landfill.)

WE CURRENTLY OFFER THE FOLLOWING MEANS OF DISPOSING OF RESIDENTAL WASTE:

  • Household Waste

This waste will be disposed of in the compactor.  You will need to pull in beside the compactor, located in the center of the facility; our attendant will meet you there. Please do not put cardboard in the compactor.

  • Construction and Demolition Waste(C&D)

We have a construction and demolition open top container to dispose of the waste building materials and rubble resulting from remodeling and repair operations on houses and other structures.  Such waste include, but are not limited to wood, bricks, concrete, wall board, paper, cardboard, inert waste, and other waste which have a low potential for groundwater contamination.  Our attendant will direct you to the location of this container.     

  • Metal Waste

Our metal open top container is designed for disposal of steel and aluminum metals.  This container is also used to dispose of washing machines, dryers, refrigerators, dishwashers, stoves, freezers, air conditioners, water heaters, and other household appliances.  Our attendant will assist you with instructions for this container.

  • Oil Disposal

We can dispose of your used motor oil, transmission fluid, power steering fluid, hydraulic oil, and cooking oils.  Our attendant will direct you to the oil disposal location.

  • Goodwill Items

Your Goodwill donations can be made in the Goodwill building located at this facility.  Our attendant will direct you to the location.

We currently DO NOT accept the following items:
Automotive Batteries, Tires, Paint, Hazardous Waste, Dead Animals, and Commercial Waste

 We have seven Solid Waste and Recycling Collection Centers located throughout the County for your Convenience.

 SOLID WASTE AND RECYCLING COLLECTION CENTERS #1

Cedar Crossing

223 Hitchcock Road

Uvalda, GA 30473

Phone: 912-594-8100

SOLID WASTE AND RECYCLING COLLECTION CENTERS #2

Gibson / Aimwell

116 Gibson Road

Lyons, GA  30436

Phone: 912-526-4216

SOLID WASTE AND RECYCLING COLLECTION CENTERS #3

Tomlin Road

320 Tomlin Road

Lyons, GA  30436

Phone: 912-526-4218

SOLID WASTE AND RECYCLING COLLECTION CENTERS #4

Johnson Corner

3210 JOHNSON CORNER ROAD

Lyons, GA  30436

Phone: 912-565-0810

SOLID WASTE AND RECYCLING COLLECTION CENTERS #5

Ponderosa

620 OLD DONALD ANDERSON ROAD

Lyons, GA  30436

Phone: 912-526-0474

SOLID WASTE AND RECYCLING COLLECTION CENTERS #6

Normantown

610 New Normantown Road

Vidalia, GA  30474

Phone:  912-537-4047

SOLID WASTE AND RECYCLING COLLECTION CENTERS #7

Resmondo

373 Resmondo Road

Lyons, GA  30436

Phone:  912-293-5881

 

Green-Box Site

Toombs County has one (1) Green Box sites that is located on Hwy 130.  This location ONLY allows Household Waste.  Cardboard is not allowed to be disposed at this site.  This is also limited to Toombs County residence.  If you are not a Toombs County resident, please use our landfill location.

Solid Waste Facility (LANDFILL)

The Toombs County Landfill is located at 2974 Lyons Center Road in Toombs County and can be contacted at this phone number (912) 537-9966.

Operating Hours for the Landfill:

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 Construction Waste should be taken to the Toombs County Landfill.   The Toombs County Solid Waste and Recycling Collection Centers does not take construction waste.

 Construction waste includes any of the following items:

  • Electrical Materials
  • Plumbing Materials
  • Roofing
  • Lumber
  • Sheetrock
  • Siding
  • Concrete
  • Cement Blocks
  • Bricks
  • Carpet
  • Cardboard

All these types of materials should be taken to the Toombs County Landfill.

There is a charge for materials taken to the landfill.
The charge is $25.00 per ton charge for Toombs County residents and a $28.00 per ton charge for non county residents. 

Any comments or concerns please contact:

Toombs County Commission
P.O. Box 112
Lyons, Georgia 30436
Phone:  912 526 3311
Fax:  912 526 1004