Dare County Public Works Martin Luther King Jr. holiday trash collection schedule

Dare County Public Works, which provides trash collection for the unincorporated areas of the county as well as the Town of Kitty Hawk, has announced a revised collection schedule in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. 

Residential trash collection for the week of Jan. 18, 2021, through Jan. 22, 2021, will take place as follows:  

  • Monday, Jan. 18 ‐ CLOSED for Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no trash collection)  

  • Tuesday, Jan. 19 ‐ Kitty Hawk, Colington, Buxton, Frisco and Hatteras 

  • Wednesday, Jan. 20 ‐ Manteo, Wanchese, East Lake, Stumpy Point, Manns Harbor, Rodanthe,  Waves, Salvo and Avon 

  • Thursday, Jan. 21 ‐ Kitty Hawk, Colington, Buxton, Frisco and Hatteras 

  • Friday, Jan. 22 ‐ Manteo, Wanchese, East Lake, Stumpy Point, Manns Harbor, Rodanthe, Waves,  Salvo and Avon

Commercial dumpsters will be picked up on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, and Friday, Jan. 22, 2021.  

The Dare County C&D Landfill, Buxton Transfer Station and Manteo Recycle Yard will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  

In addition, all Dare County offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Dare County offices will reopen at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021. For more information, visit www.DareNC.com.

Town of Nags Head

Due to the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, commercial trash and trash on the residential blue route will be collected on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 instead of on Monday, January 18, 2021.

The green and red routes will be collected on their regular schedule.

The brush/bulk drop off yard will be closed on Monday, January 18, 2021 and will reopen on Thursday, January 21, 2021 at 9 am.