June 26, 2019

Solid Waste Collection Center

Hours:  Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Click for more details.

Burn Ban 5/1 – 9/30

Due to severe drought conditions, the burn ban has been extended. Check on-line daily to see if the ban has been lifted. The annual burn ban in 54 Georgia counties is in effect from May 1 through September 30 each year. Why is the burning ban needed? The Georgia EPD imposes a ban on outdoor burning to comply with Federal Clean Air Regulations.  During the summer months in Georgia, the ozone in the air we breathe can reach unhealthy levels.  The Georgia EPD has identified open burning as a significant contributor of the pollutants that form ozone.  Consequently, open burning…