The Waste Management Division is responsible for providing collection, disposal, and recycling services to the residents of Virginia Beach. Keeping Virginia Beach clean is a monumental task. Waste Collection crews travel over one million miles, making more than 6 million pickups, and collecting 200,000 tons of waste each year. In addition, about 35,000 tons of recyclable material is collected from drop-off recycling centers and our curbside recycling service.
Virginia Beach Joins Keep America Beautiful
Keep America Beautiful (KAB) welcomed Virginia Beach to its expanding nationwide, community-based network of affiliates, Tuesday, February 25, in City Council Chambers. Susan Burkhardt, KAB Affiliate Marketing and Training Senior Director, addressed the Virginia Beach City Council to make the announcement.
Waste Management Updates
Virginia Aquarium Winter E-cycling Yields Biggest Numbers to Date!
The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center
and its E-cycling partners have never been happier to get people’s trash. During its frigid cold January 25 E-cycling event, the response yielded the highest numbers in its history.
Posted September 5, 2013
Posted June 5, 2013
Posted March 26, 2013
Waste Management Friends