Solid Waste

Welcome to the Bar tow County Department of Solid Waste

Click to pay your bill online:   Pay Garbage Bill
*note: there is a service fee for paying online*

The landfill is located at:

40 Allatoona Dam Road, Cartersville, GA 30120

Between GA Hwy 41 and State Route 293
(770) 387-5145
For Billing Questions Call (770) 387-5014 

Map icon   Click here for a map of our facilities

Thanks to your recycling efforts, Bar tow County recycled almost 2000 tons of material resulting in over $250,000.00 in additional revenue. Keep up the great work....THANK YOU!!!!!! 

The following Compactor Sites will be open on Sundays from 1:00 to 5:00:



Cedar Creek

Industrial Drive

Casey's Lake


We request citizens to please limit their refuse to household garbage.


Due to the success of the curbside recycling program conducted by the City of Cartersville, the Douglas Street Recycling Center has been closed, effective Saturday, June 15, 2013. Recyclable material will still be accepted at the Industrial Drive, Ladd's, and Landfill Compactor sites. Local businesses wishing to recycle may participate in the City's curbside recycling program by calling the City Public Works Department at 770 387-5602. 

Check back for future updates regarding landfill and compactor site hours of operation. 

Click here for a listing of all of our Compactor Sites and their respective hours of operation.

Thank you for recycling, have a wonderful day.

Normal Hours of Operation for the Landfill

Residential Commercial
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Saturday 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Sunday Closed Sunday Closed


Application for a Commercial Account

Solid Waste Collection and Disposal Ordinance

Environmental Compliance Ordinance and Amendment


Applications for part-time Compactor Site Attendants will be accepted at the Bartow County Human Resources office. Applicants will be called on a first come first served basis. We will hold applications for one year from the date of application.