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Environmental Services
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 garbage collection, trash collection, and street sweeping

Residential Garbage and Trash Collection Flyer - Important Information Regarding Collection Policies and Procedures


Christmas Holiday Schedule

The City of Charleston will be closed on Monday, December 24th and Tuesday, December 25th in observance of the Christmas Holiday. To ensure timely pickup of garbage and trash the following schedule will be followed:

City Crews will collect Monday routes on Wednesday, December 26th, Tuesday routes on Thursday, December 27th, Wednesday routes on Friday, December 28th, and Thursday routes on Saturday, December 29th.

Carolina Waste will collect Monday’s routes as scheduled. Tuesday’s routes will be collected on Wednesday, December 26th, Wednesday routes on Thursday, December 27th and Thursday routes on Friday, December 28th, and Friday on Saturday the 29th

Republic Services’ Daniel Island routes will run as normally scheduled.


New Year's Holiday Schedule
The City of Charleston will be closed on Monday, December 31st and Tuesday, January 1st in observance of the New Year’s Holiday. To ensure timely pickup of garbage and trash the following schedule will be followed:

City Crews will collect Monday’s routes on Wednesday, January 2nd, Tuesday routes on Thursday, January 3rd, Wednesday routes on Friday, January 4th, and Thursday routes on Saturday, January 5th.

Carolina Waste will collect Monday’s routes as scheduled. Tuesday’s routes will be collected on Wednesday, January 2nd, Wednesday routes will be collected on Thursday, January 3rd, Thursday’s routes will be collected on Friday, January 4th and Friday routes will be collected on Saturday, January 5th.

Republic Services’ Daniel Island routes will run as normally scheduled.

Matt Alltop
Superintendent of Environmental Services
Email

2150 Milford Street
Charleston, SC 29405

Ph: 843-724-7364
Fx: 843-805-3231

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