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 49,304 tons of solid waste, 15,115 tons of bulk waste, and 4,187 tons of recycling annually from Portsmouth homes. 

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