Environmental Services

City of Charleston’s Modified Garbage and Trash Collection Schedule


Residential Garbage and Trash Collection: On Monday, February 17th the City will recognize President’s Day and collections will occur on a one-day delay.  Monday’s (2/17) collection will take place on Tuesday (2/18), Tuesday’s (2/18) collection will take place on Wednesday (2/19), Wednesday’s (2/19) collection will take place on Thursday (2/20), and Thursday’s (2/20) collection will take place on Friday (2/21).

West Ashley Outside I-526 and John’s Island: Collection will take place on a normal schedule.

Cainhoy and Daniel Island: Collection will take place on a normal schedule.

About the Division

The Environmental Services Division is responsible for maintaining a clean, safe, and healthy environment for residents and visitors of the City of Charleston. This division is responsible for the collection of refuse, street sweeping, and enforcement of related environmental codes adopted by the City Council.

Services include:

Access the Residential Garbage and Trash Collection Flyer - Important Information Regarding Collection Policies and Procedures (PDF).

Pick Up Schedules

New Bulk Collection Day for Carolina Waste Customers (Outside I-526)

Bulk pickup will be on the same day as garbage pickup. This will go into effect on Monday, March 18th. View the Bulk Collection Day Change for Carolina Waste Customers (PDF).