Resources

Emergency Situations
Dial 911 or 404-658-6666 to contact City of Atlanta Police

Zone 6 Precinct
404-371-5002

Bulk Rubbish Collection
404-330-6333

New Herbie Curbie
404-330-6333

Missed Garbage Collection
404-330-6333

Illegal Dumping
404-521-DUMP (3867)

Missed Yard Trimmings Collection
404-330-6333

Blocked Storm Drains
404-624-0751

Missed Recycling Collection
404-792-1212

Stray Animals
404-294-2996

Dead Animals
404-523-0632

Abandoned Vehicles
Private Property: 404-440-6190
Public Rights of Way: 911

Overgrown Vacant Lots/Vacant Property Nuisance
404-330-6190

City of Atlanta Public Works
Main: 404-330-6236
Customer Service: 404-330-6333

 

Solid Waste Services Facts

Yard Trimming Collection (1st and 3rd full week)
Leaves, Brush, Grass clippings, Shrubs & Tree prunings, Branches not exceeding 4′ in length and 6″ in diameter
Container: All yard trimmings should be placed in paper bags manufactured for said purpose.
PLASTIC BAGS ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE

Garbage Collection (Tuesdays)
Kitchen and table food waste; Table, animal or vegetable wastes resulting from the storage, preparation, cooking or processing of food items.
Container: Herbie Curbies are used for household garbage collection only.
PLACE GARBAGE INSIDE PLASTIC BAG FIRST

Bulk Rubbish (3rd Monday)
Items such as appliances, large furniture, large piles of tree branches, or a combination of these.

Recycling
Items collected at curbside are old newspapers, aluminum & steel (tin) cans, glass bottles & jars (remove lids), plastics #1 & #2 (numbers on the bottom), phone books and cereal boxes.