Watch the video below to learn about special processing required for batteries and click here to learn more before bringing batteries to be recycled.  

The mission of the Forsyth County Recycling and Solid Waste Department is to manage the county’s solid waste in an environmentally sound, cost-effective, socially responsible and safe manner, in accordance with the vision of the Forsyth County Comprehensive Solid Waste Plan.

Forsyth County Recycling and Solid Waste Department operates three public convenience centers for recycling and disposal of bagged household trash. We operate Monday through Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed on Sundays and county holidays. 

The Forsyth County Recycling Convenience Centers are for Forsyth County residents only. 

The Centers accept cash only. 

Residential trash and recycling only (no commercial or business waste accepted).

Contact Us

 Address: 426 Canton Highway
Cumming, GA 30040
 Phone: 770-205-4573
 Email: Contact Us

Our Mission

The mission of the County Manager's Office is to manage day-to-day operations of the county on behalf of the Chairman and Board of Commissioners, to ensure that tax dollars are spent and accounted for in a responsible manner and to respond to the needs and concerns of the citizens of Forsyth County.