The Rome-Floyd Solid Waste Commission governs both the Walker Mountain Landfill, managed by the City's Solid Waste Processing and Disposal Department, and the Rome-Floyd Recycling Center, managed by Floyd County's Public Works Department. For more information about recycling see Recycling Center.
Monday – Friday: 8 AM - 4 PM Saturday: 8 AM - 2 PM Sunday: Closed
Items Accepted at Walker Mountain:
Household garbage: furniture, clothing, toys, etc.
Construction Debris: wood, shingles, sheetrock, carpet, etc.
Inert Material: leaves, limbs, sticks
Items Not Accepted at Walker Mountain: Walker Mountain Landfill does not serve as a remote site for free bagged garbage.
Remote Site Locations
Residents may utilize one of the six remote site locations around Floyd County for dumping household bagged garbage:
Cave Spring Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Saturday: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM Sunday: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM Monday, Wednesday & Friday: CLOSED
Hatfield, Potts, Shannon and Berryhill Tuesday – Saturday: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM Sunday: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM Monday: CLOSED
Midway Park Monday – Saturday: 7:00 AM. - 7:00 PM Sunday: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
**Please Note: Walker Mountain Landfill will be open from 8 AM until 11 AM on Friday, December 24th, and closed on December 25th. All remote sites will be closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day **