Responsibilities

The Solid Waste Department provides for the collection and disposal of residential, commercial and industrial waste in accordance with all State and Federal regulations.

For more information on availability and price, contact the Solid Waste Department at (770) 229-6421.

Solid Waste Fees

New fees for solid waste service went into effect with all billing rendered on or after July 1, 2001 as approved by the Griffin City Commission.

Type of Service

Previous Fee

Current Fee

Residential/Home*

$18.36

$20.31

Apartment Rate

$16.15

$16.67

Yard waste collection every 2 weeks

 $6.73

$7.23

*Back door service available for mobility impaired individuals.  For more information, contact Central Services at 229-6421.

Commercial*

 

 

Cart

$30.90

$33.68

2-Yard, 1 Pull/Wk

N/A

$45.00

4-Yard, 1 Pull/Wk

$50.00

$50.52

4-Yard, 2 Pull/Wk

$98.00

$106.66

6-Yard, 1 Pull/Wk

$64.40

$72.98

6-Yard, 2 Pull/Wk

$129.60

$140.34

8-Yard, 1 Pull/Wk

$77.25

$84.20

8-Yard, 2 Pull/Wk

$154.50

$168.40

* Special handling consisting of hauling, handling and disposal represents a 9% increase.

 

Transfer Station Rates

Per Ton (Free to Residents with Utility Bill & Picture ID)

$31.61

$32.62

 

Shoal Creek Landfill Rates

 

 

Per Ton

$30.55

$31.53

 
Commercial Full Service
  • Open Top 30 and 40 yard roll-offs are available for residential, commercial and industrial demolition and construction debris.
  • Compactor units, both stationary and self-contained are available upon request for commercial and industrial use.