Garbage & Recycling

Holiday Garbage Pickup Schedule


Gadsden Recycles!



306 Henry Street

Off Meighan Blvd. across from Grissom Honda
The center is open Monday – Friday
7:00 am until 3:00 pm
Assistance is available during these hours.
You may drop off unassisted 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week.
Drop off boxes are located in a lighted secure area.

We Accept:

  • Cardboard,
  • Plastic [#1 & #2 only, ex.: soda bottles, milk containers, bleach, and soap containers, etc. (food containers are acceptable only if they have been rinsed clean),
  • Newspaper,
  • Metals,
  • Aluminum,
  • Glass,
  • Electronics
If you need any additional information please call the
Public Works department at 256-549-4706.


Recycling Superintendent - Howell Mathews
Recycling Supervisor - Steve Shields

  1. Public Works

    Physical Address
    111 Burnsway Drive
    Gadsden, AL 35903

    Mailing Address
    PO Box 267
    Gadsden, AL 35902

    Phone: 256-549-4706
    Fax: 256-549-4543

  2. Brian Stovall

    Public Works Director
    Phone: 256-549-4706

  3. Mike Hilton

    Assistant Director
    Phone: 256-549-4706

  4. Howell Mathews

    Envir. Services Supt.
    Phone: 256-549-4745

  5. Ty Jackson

    Envir. Services Manager
    Phone: 256-549-4706

  6. David Cooper

    Street Maintenance Manager
    Phone: 256-549-4706

  7. Steve Shields

    Envir. Services Manager
    Phone: 256-549-4745

  8. Court Barber

    Building Maintenance Manager
    Phone: 256-549-4706