Solid Waste

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30a - 5:00p
Danny Fowler
Director

dfowler@columbusco.org
(910) 641 3953 voice
(910) 640 1196 fax
612 North Madison Street
Whiteville, NC  28472

In 1998, Columbus County started it house to house garbage collection for Solid Waste. All County residents, will include each residence having a ninety-six (96) gallon Roll Out Cart picked up from the curb within six (6) feet’ of the roadway, street or highway, once each week on a scheduled day .The cost of collection and disposal of Solid Waste in Columbus County shall be recovered from the citizens through user and tipping fees.

The garbage is then taken to the transfer station located at 354 Landfill Road in the New Hope Community outside of South Whiteville. The garbage is then taken to the Sampson County Landfill about 58 miles North of Columbus County.