PARADE UPDATE: Unfortunately, the weather forecast has gotten worse for both temperature and precipitation and we are not going to be able to have our Christmas parade on December 8th as originally planned. We are, however, working with GDOT to get approval to reschedule the parade. The reschedule date is next Saturday, December 15th at 2pm. Thank you for understanding!

Garbage & Recycling

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Garbage & Recycling Division Mission

The mission of the Garbage & Recycling Division of is to provide solid waste services to the citizens of Winder through the collection, disposal and recycling of waste material in a manner that is environmentally sound, cost effective, and cost efficient. This division provides garbage collection service to more than 4,800 residential and small commercial locations, serving a population of over 14,200.

Each year, the division collects more than 9,000 tons of solid waste including 250 tons of recyclables materials. Each collection day, the division collects and disposes of more than 36 tons of waste.