Trash & Recycling Information

Residential Trash Pickup:

The Town of Lake Lure provides weekly curbside sanitation services to town residents through its contract with Wade Nelon & Sons. Pickup is every Monday including holidays except Christmas.

To keep this service operating smoothly, please remember the following: 

  • Provide and maintain your own trash containers  A maximum of three, 32 gallon trash containers are allowed per household
  • Place your trash in leak-proof containers with tight fitting lids
  • Make sure the trash containers are easy to see and easy to access to those who empty your containers
  • Trash must be at the curb no later than 4 am on scheduled pickup days
  • Trash only includes household waste, not recyclables, yard waste, construction debris, furniture or appliances just trash
Hard Trash pickup by Appointment:

In addition to curbside pickup of household trash, the Town provides by appointment only - pickup of hard trash, including old household furnishings and bagged leaves on the last Friday of each month.

Call Customer Service at Town Hall to schedule a pickup, 828-625-9983, Ext. 129. Please clearly indicate the items that are to be taken.

Note that pickup of building materials and brush is not a service that the town provides. Consult with the Rutherford County Landfill for a comprehensive list of items that you may dispose of yourself.

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