HOLIDAY SCHEDULE FOR
RESIDENTIAL GARBAGE COLLECTION
JAN 2016 – JAN 2017

HolidayRegular Day / DateRe-scheduled Day/Date
ChristmasFriday, December 23, 2016Thursday, December 22, 2016
ChristmasMonday, December 26, 2016Tuesday, December 27, 2016
New Year's DayMonday, January 2Tuesday, January 3
Martin Luther King Jr. Monday, January 16Tuesday, January 17
Good FridayFriday, April 14Thursday, April 13
Memorial DayMonday, May 29Tuesday, May 30
July FourthTuesday, July 4Wednesday, July 5
Labor DayMonday, September 4Tuesday, September 5
ThanksgivingThursday, November 23Wednesday, November 22
ThanksgivingFriday, November 24Monday, November 27
ChristmasFriday, December 22Thursday, December 21
ChristmasMonday, December 25Tuesday, December 26


SERVICES FOR NEW RESIDENTS

  • New residents will automatically receive the city’s sanitation services. To find out the scheduled pickup day in your area, call 520-5249.
  • Need to know your pickup day? Residential Pickup List


COMMERCIAL COLLECTION SERVICES

  • The City provides waste collection services to local businesses and industries for a monthly fee. For more info call 520-5248.
  • Construction Containers – 30 yard rolloff  – Call 520-5248.

SPECIAL PICK UPS

  • Household material that is too bulky for your 96 gallon cart such as appliances or furniture will not be collected with the regular garbage. These bulk items are collected separately the FIRST AND THIRD TUESDAYS of each month by calling 520-5201 and leaving the address.

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

  • Highly flammable, combustible, explosive or hazardous materials shall not be placed in containers for regular collection. A mobile hazardous trailer will be in town at scheduled times to collect these items. For information, call the Keep Putnam County Beautiful Clean Commission at 537-3278 or Putnam County Solid Waste at 528-3884.
    DISPOSAL OF MEDICATIONS
  • A permanent drug disposal box is located at the Cookeville Police Department at 10 E. Broad Street.
    It is available 24 hours a day for anyone who wants to drop off medications.

 

COUNTY CONVENIENCE CENTERS
Putnam County Solid Waste & Recycling Center
South Jefferson Avenue – 528-3884
CENTER OPERATING HOURS
6:30 AM – 6:30 PM
MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY
CLOSED THURSDAYS

PAINT COLLECTION AT DACCO
The Dacco Convenience Center will collect paint
for disposal Tuesdays and Saturdays from 10:30 am – 6:30 pm.

CENTER LOCATIONS

NameLocationPhone
Bangham5759 Hilham Road528-5693
Bloomington Springs6670 Martin Creek Road858-3271
Brotherton7200 Brotherton Road537-3811
Buffalo Valley3340 Medley Amonette Road858-3547
Dacco quarry3000 Dacco Quarry Road528-9094
Ditty3305 Ditty Road432-4246
Gentry14228 Nashville Hwy858-5842
Monterey2730 Old Walton Road839-3482
Silver Point130 Center Hill Dam Road858-6449
County Landfill10089 Cookeville Boatdock Road858-4071