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SWEEP - Solid Waste Education and Enforcement Programs
Bulk Items Program

Residents can place two bulk items at your curbside every second collection day. These items include furniture, mattresses, box springs, microwaves, radios, televisions, sofas, stoves,  limbs, and bagged leaves.

Curbside Recycling Program 

The City of Jackson encourages recycling and presently provides opportunities for all of its residents to recycle. Curbside Recycling utilizes an 18-gallon bin and recycling is collected on an every other weekly basis. Expansion of our curbside program is presently underway. If, you do not live in an area that currently participates in curbside collection, please feel free to email or call us at 601-960-0000. We have a drop-off site for your recyclables.

Dumpster Day Program

The Solid Waste Division is encouraging City of Jackson residents only to take tree limbs, other yard debris, and household items to one of the designated locations. This event occurs every second Saturday of each month and a dumpster is placed in each ward.

Dumpsters are available on August 8, 2015 at the  following locations from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m., weather permitting.

Ward 1         

Smith Wills Stadium, 1200 Lakeland Drive, east of softball fiel
Ward 2 

Across from 5260 Cedar Park Drive, south of Bounds Street

Ward 3

100 block of Commerce Park Drive, south off Stonewall Street, east of Bailey Avenue bridge

Ward 4         

 Raines Park, 5260 Clinton Boulevard & Flag Chapel Road, located in parking lot

Ward 5

Lester Elementary School, 2350 Oakhurst Drive, in front of school basketball court

Ward 6           

Tennis South Center, 1517 McDowell Road, located in parking lot

Ward 7

Greymont & Moody Streets

Tires, and large appliances such as, refrigerators, freezers, washers, dryers, dishwashers, stoves and central heating and air units are not accepted in Roll-Off Dumpster program. Please call us at 601-960-0000 before Tuesday at 4:00 PM,  and up to 5 tires and large appliances may be scheduled for pick up at your home. This service for residential customers only.

Waste Tire Collection Program

Residents can dispose of up to 10 tires per month at the City of Jackson Rubbish Landfill, 6810 I-55 S. Frontage Road, Byram, MS or contact the Solid Waste Division at 601-960-0000 by 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday to be placed on the list for tire collection (up to 5 tires). Place the tires at the curb by 7:00 am on Wednesday for collection. This service is free of charge.

Appliance Collection and Recycling Program

Residents can recycle all metal appliances by calling 601-960-0000 to schedule curbside collection at no charge. Appliances include white goods such as refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners, hot water heaters, stoves, washers and dryers. Call the Solid Waste Division at (601)960-0000 by 4:00 pm on Tuesday for collection on Wednesday or dropped off the appliances at the City of Jackson Rubbish Landfill, 6810 I-55 South Frontage Road, Byram, MS 39272.

Hazardous Waste Collection Program

Residents can drop off household hazardous products at the Environmental Service Center, 1570 University Blvd (former Terry Road. This permanent a site that serves as a safe alternative to disposing these chemicals in our drains or at landfills. 

Community Cleanups Program

Every first Saturday in March, the Solid Waste Division along with Keep Jackson Beautiful participates in the nation's largest organized cleanup. Neighborhood organizations, schools, businesses and other groups can go to community cleanup page to receive information on how to organize a cleanup in their area from March 1 to November 1 annually.

Illegal Dumping Program
The Illegal Dumping program is aimed at reducing unauthorized dumping incidents throughout the City of Jackson.  To report illegal dumping, call 601-960-0000.

Litter Prevention

The City of Jackson operates litter control program with three full-time crews removing debris to maintain right-of-ways Monday through Friday. Please don't litter and report those who do. To report litter on City of Jackson roads contact: 311 or call 601-960-0000. Items that are located in the road and a hazard to drivers please report immediately. 

To report litter on state highways, intersections and frontage roads, contact MDOT at 601-359-7111.