Dare County Labor Day 2023 closures & trash collection/recycling reminders

Dare County offices will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2023, in observance of Labor Day. This includes the Manteo Recycle Yard, the Dare County C&D Landfill and the Buxton Transfer Station.

All Dare County offices and facilities will reopen at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 5, 2023.

Dare County Public Works, which provides trash collection for the unincorporated areas of Dare County as well as the Town of Kitty Hawk, has announced that trash collection will operate on its normal schedule on Monday, September 4, 2023. 

The Town of Kitty Hawk’s Saturday residential summer trash collection for the east side (ocean side) of the bypass will continue through Labor Day weekend and then conclude on Saturday, September 9, 2023.

REMINDER: The Dare County Public Works Department only provides trash collection for the Town of Kitty Hawk and the unincorporated areas of Dare County. Unincorporated Dare County does not include areas within a town’s limits.

If you are located within one of the incorporated towns within Dare County, please contact your local municipal officials for information regarding any trash collection schedule changes in your area.

For more information or to contact the Dare County Public Works Department, please click here.