Recycling/Solid Waste

Mr. Lyn Hill
Solid Waste Supervisor
lhill@buckinghamcounty.virginia.gov

Buckingham County has an extensive and comprehensive solid waste and recycling program in place for county residents. The director of the department oversees all operations of the department, including proper disposal of all wastes, maintaining a county-wide recycling program, and other duties as prescribed by the County Administrator

Contact

If you have any questions please contact Lyn Hill at 434-969-4242 or at lhill@buckinghamcounty.virginia.gov.

Solid Waste Permit Application

The Buckingham County Solid Waste Permit Application can accessed by clicking download.

Solid Waste Ordinance

The Buckingham County Solid Waste Ordinance can accessed by clicking download.

Electronics Recyclables

Electronics may be recycled at the Buckingham County Recycling Center between the hours of 6:00a.m- 7:00p.m. 7 days a week. For information regarding what can be recycled please click HERE.

Information For Contractors

Contractors working within Buckingham County are required to carry all construction debris and disposal to a landfill (which Buckingham County does not have) or are required to purchase and use a roll-off construction container. The following disposal compaines are licensed to work and hire in the County:

  • BFI - 1-800-522-2341
  • Arena - 1-434-392-3997
  • USA Waste Management - 1-804-233-5052
  • Bryant's - 1-434-581-3341
  • Mo-Johns Sanitation Services - 1-800-440-6116

Recycling Site Information

Map of all Sites

Buckingham Recycling Center

The Buckingham Solid Waste & Recycling Center is located at the intersection of James Madison Hwy (Route 15) and Wingo Road (Route 750). This site will be open Monday through Saturday from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. This site has a monitor stationed and a camera at all times. This site offers cardboard recycling, glass recycling, newspaper recycling, construction debris, metals, appliances, and general household trash. No canning jars or windshields are allowed in the glass bins. Aluminum recycling is offered in January, March, May, July, September, and November on the third Saturday of the month, from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m; payment is given based on the amount of aluminum brought.

Arvonia Recycling Center

The Arvonia Solid Waste & Recycling Center is located on N. James Madison Hwy (Route 15), beside the old Arvonia Primary School. This site will be open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Closed Thursday. This site has a monitor stationed and a camera at all times.This site offers newspaper recycling, metal recycling, general household waste, construction debris, and appliances.

Route 600 Recycling Center

The Route 600 Recycling Center is located on Route 600 just 1 & 1/10 mi off of S James Madison Hwy (route 15). This site will be open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Closed Thursday..This site has a monitor stationed and a camera at all times. This site offers newspaper recycling, metal recycling, general household waste, and construction debris.

Route 655 Recycling Center

The Route 655 Recycling Center is located on Glenmore Rd (route 655) just 3/10 mi off of N Constitution Rte (route 20). This site will be open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Closed Thursday. This site has a monitor stationed and a camera at all times. This site offers newspaper recycling, metal recycling, general household waste, and construction debris.

Route 56 Recycling Center

The Route 56 Recycling Center is located on James River Rd (route 56) just 2/10 mi off of James Anderson Hwy (route 60). This site will be open Monday through Saturday from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

This site has a monitor stationed and a camera at all times.This site offers newspaper recycling, metal recycling, general household waste, and construction debris.

Buckingham Anti-Litter Task Force (BATF)



Don't Pass it up....Pick it up Fall 2021 Campaign
Buckingham Clean-up Application and Waiver

INFORMATION:

  1. Liz Jones will be at the Agriculture Building (located at 54 Administration Lane in Buckingham, VA) on Friday October 1st from 5-6 pm, Monday, October 4th from 3-5 pm and Friday October 8th from 3-5 pm to hand out supplies.

 

  1. If other dates or times are needed, please email your request to: batf@buckinghamcounty.virginia.gov

 

  1. Please note that if VDOT is needed to pick up your bags, it may take 3-4 days.

 

  1. Please e-mail the number of bags picked up by you or your organization along with photos of the bags to batf@buckinghamcounty.virginia.gov by October 26, 2021 to be eligible for prizes. Also, vests, and pickers must be returned by October 26, 2021 to be eligible for prizes. Use the same e-mail address to schedule a return of those items.

 

  1. The person or organization picking up the most bags of trash will receive Wal-Mart Gift Cards totaling $300. The second-place finisher will receive Wal-Mart gift cards totaling $200. The third-place finisher will receive Wal-Mart gift cards totaling $100.

 

THANK YOU for your participation to help keep our roadways in Buckingham County clean and beautiful. We appreciate your efforts and the difference it makes to our county.

Liz Jones, BATF Committee member.




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