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1 NW Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Civic Center Complex, Room 327
Evansville, IN 47708
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Solid Waste Management

Welcome to the Vanderburgh County Indiana Solid Waste District

The mission of the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District is to inform and educate the citizens of Vanderburgh County about proper waste disposal, waste reduction, reuse, recycling, and household hazardous waste, and, in conjunction with the private sector, provide quality programs and services in these areas.

Curbside recycling is available to most homes in the City of Evansville. Are you using your recycling cart? 

Tire Recycling Day will take place on October 10, 2020 in the Civic Center parking lot from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.

First 4 car & light truck tires are free and a fee of $1.00 per tire charged thereafter.  Semi tires are charged a fee of $10.00 and tractor tires are $25.00.

Please remove the rims if possible. No tires from businesses will be accepted.

Tox-Away Day

Get rid of oil-based paint, pesticides and other household chemicals at this free disposal program.

The Fall collection event is scheduled for Saturday, September 26, 2020, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm at the Civic Center parking lot (9th and Walnut streets).  Please load items into your trunk or truck bed for safe unloading.  Please wear a mask.

Free Paper Shredding Day - The October event has been cancelled.  The next paper shredding day will be April 2021.  Please check back next Spring for the exact date.

Wesselman Park, 551 N. Boeke Road.  Drop off confidential or sensitive documents (up to 100 lbs.) to be shredded by Piranha Mobile Shredding at no charge. Shredding will occur off-site at Piranha Mobile Shredding facilities.  Vanderburgh County residents only please.

City-Wide Heavy Trash Collection

The 2020 curbside collection of heavy trash for City of Evansville residents will begin on June 22, 2020 and end on August 28.

For archive/live stream video of board meetings visit AccessEVC