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Compost-Yard Waste

Foxhole Yard Waste Facility


17131 Lancaster Highway
phone: 311

From 485 East, exit Johnston Rd., go south on Johnston Rd. (US 521) almost to the SC border. The Foxhole's entrance is the last left turn before the border.
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Saturday, 7am - 4pm
Residential, Commercial and Industrial Yard Waste:

Yard waste generated from commercial/industrial and residential properties in Charlotte, Cornelius, Davidson, Huntersville, Mint Hill, Pineville, and the unincorporated areas of the County may be brought to the County's yard waste facilities.
Acceptable Materials:
  • Leaves (unbagged please!)
  • Brush (unbagged please!)
  • Grass clippings (unbagged please!)
    Limbs less than 5' in length
  • NO tree stumps; roots; sod; or dirt 
Yard Waste Fees: (Effective July 1, 2012)
  • Automobiles - No Charge
  • SUV, Vans, pickup trucks, trailers (less than 10' in length) - $8.50 per load 
  • Pickup Trucks with built-up sides or Trailers greater than 10' in length or with a load greater than 2' high - $19 per ton ($8.50 minimum charge)
  • Compactor trucks - $19 per ton ($8.50 minimum charge) 
  • All other vehicle types - $19 per ton ($8.50 minimum charge)

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