The Sanitation Department helps to create a healthy environment for the City of Winston-Salem by the removal of waste materials to a sanitary location.Automated Side Loading Vehicle


Find your leaf collection, recycling and garbage collection schedule using the Sanitation Service Finder.

Holiday Schedule

See the holiday collection schedule for changes in garbage, recycling, and yard-waste pickup during holiday weeks.

Exemption Forms

Garbage and Recycling (Online Form)

Garbage Exemption Form (Print)

Recycling Exemption Form (Print)