Waste Management

Please call 757-393-8629 or email trash@portsmouthva.gov for any Waste Management issues.


Please use our interactive site to identify your trash and recycling days

My trash and recycling pick-up

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  1. Thomas Stallings

    Director, General Services

The City of Portsmouth, VA, collects more than 220,000 tons of waste annually from Portsmouth homes. That's an average of 1.2 tons per household each year.

Currently, we are serving 30,000 Homes.

For service-related issues, please call 757-393-8629 or email us at trash@portsmouthva.gov

City Code Chapter 16 Garbage and Refuse