FORWARD WILLIAMSBURG REOPENING PLAN - Phase 1 - City of Williamsburg buildings and facilities are closed to the public until further notice: Municipal Building, Stryker Center, Quarterpath Recreation Center, Waller Mill Park, Police Station and Fire Station (only required staff will be at work, others will be teleworking).
NEW Garbage Collection Update – As of June 1, 2020, Garbage Truck Drivers will step out of the truck to manually pick up bags or bundles of sticks outside of your cart. Per the policy, only 10 bags or 10 bundles of sticks are allowed. If there is room in your cart, please fill to the top. Miscellaneous items such as appliances or furniture must be scheduled for collection. For details visit the Public Works website at www.williamsburgva.gov/publicworks or call (757)220-6140. Thank you for your continued support in protecting our drivers.
Public Works and Utilities Department Email: firstname.lastname@example.org call (757) 220-6140 Office hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 401 Lafayette Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185 After hours emergency number (757) 220-2331
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Residents must use theirCity provided garbage cart--gray with BLUE lid.
Do not leave your cart at the curb after collection.
Place cart at the curb before 7 a.m. on your assigned collection day (Monday or Tuesday) with the lid opening facing the street and placed 3 ft. away from other carts, parked cars, utility poles, trees and bushes.
Trucks are automated, place all garbage in your cart. Items outside of the cart will not be collected.
If you miss leaf collection, leaves can be bagged (10 bag limit) and placed at the curb for the garbage company to collect on your garbage day.
Christmas trees are usually collected on the first two Mondays in January - dates to be determined for 2020. Please remove lights and decorations. Your tree must be at the curb before 7 am on these dates.
Recycling is collected on your garbage day (Monday or Tuesday) every other week.
The City does not provide business recycling services. Businesses must contract services directly with a recycling hauler (see list below) or take recyclables to the Tewning Road Convenience Center located at 117 Tewning Road. It is free to use the center.
Bay Disposal 757-857-9700
County Waste 866-456-6010
TFC Recycling 757-247-9532
Waste Industries 757-487-2220
Sims Metal Management 757-599-4940
Tewning Road Convenience Center (recycling)
117 Tewning Road, Williamsburg.
Shared recycling center for Williamsburg and James City County residents.
Recycling option for businesses.
Hours: Monday 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and Tuesday-Saturday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Closed on Sunday.
By appointment only call 757-220-6140 to schedule.
Must schedule 2 business days prior to regular trash collection day.
Place items at the curb before 7 a.m. on your assigned collection day.
Collections are limited to 2 large items per collection and 3 collections per year.
Examples of bulk items include a sofa, chair, washer, dryer or mattress.
REMODELING/BUILDING MATERIALS OR CAR PARTS ARE NOT ALLOWED. This includes any type of wood.
Jolly Pond Convenience Center
1204 Jolly Pond Road, Williamsburg.
Open 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. seven days a week
The landfill is owned and operated by James City County but City residents are allowed. There is a charge to use the landfill which can be paid in two ways - pre-purchased coupons or credit card on site. NO CASH.
Coupon booklets are available at the City Williamsburg or James City County Treasurer's offices for $20/5 coupons. Number of coupons is subject to size of the load.