Virginia Beach Holiday Waste Collection Schedule

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

​In observance of the Christmas and New Year's holiday, solid waste and recycling collection will not be provided Wednesday, Dec. 25 nor Wednesday, Jan. 1. Residents who would normally receive city trash and recycling services on these dates will receive service on Saturday, Dec. 28 and Saturday, Jan. 4. All other service dates remain unchanged.

Please note, Waste Management's office will be closed Monday, Dec. 23 and will reopen Thursday, Dec. 26. All requests for Bulky Item Collection must be received no later than 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20.

Waste Collection Holiday Schedule

  • Wednesday, Dec. 25 — No collection. Trash/Recycling will instead be on Sat., Dec. 28.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 1 — No collection. Trash/Recycling will be collected on Sat., Jan. 4.
  • VB Landfill and Resource Recovery Center will be closed on Dec. 23, 24, 25 & Jan. 1.
  • Waste Management Office will be closed on Dec. 23, 24, 25, & Jan. 1.
  • Deadline for Bulky Item Collection Request for the week of Dec. 23-28 is 5 p.m. on Fri., Dec. 20.

The Virginia Beach Landfill and Resource Recovery Center, located at 1989 Jake Sears Road, will close Monday, Dec. 23 and will reopen Thursday, Dec. 26. Hours of operation are 7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

If you have any questions you may call (757) 385-4650, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, or visit

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