LANDFILL PROGRAM The Landfill Sites provides safe and sanitary disposal of all solid waste within the county, and complies with all local, state, and federal rules and regulations. Tours of the facilities are available for anyone who is interested. Below are the disposal costs at the Cleveland County Landfill for 2010:
|Solid Waste (household and mixed garbage)||$33.00/Ton|
|Construction/Demolition Materials (shingles, wood, sheet rock, brick, plastic pipe, etc.) (NO CARDBOARD ACCEPTED IN CONSTRUCTION/DEMOLITION LANDFILL)||$19.00/Ton|
|Wooden Pallet (To be taken to yard waste section as of October 1st 2009)||$19.00/Ton|
|Yard Waste (trees, limbs, leaves)||$12.00/Ton|
|Non-Friable Asbestos (solid form)||$19.00/Ton|
|Dead Animals (dogs, cats, puppies, kittens)||$1.00/Animal|
|Fowl (chickens, turkeys, deer and hog parts)||$33.00/Ton|
|Livestock (cows, calf, horses, hogs, pigs, goats)||$5.00/Animal|
|Tires (Normal Course of Business)||NO CHARGE|
** There is a $2.00 minimum charged on each material with the exception
of dead animals and livestock.
** There is a fee of $200.00 that will be charged for any UNSECURED LOAD brought
into the Cleveland County Landfill.
** If the materials are delivered co-mingled the load will be subject to $33.00 per ton.
Cost increase became effective July 1, 2010
The Cleveland County recycling program operates in a variety of ways. The municipalties of Shelby, Kings Mountain and Boiling Springs operate their own curbside pickup. For those outside of those cities, Cleveland County offers 9 manned sites around the county for the convenience of its citizens.
No Lids, Ceramic, Window Glass, Windshields
Bottles, Milk Jugs (1/2 or 1 Gallon), Brown, Green or Clear Plastic
No Lids, Toys, Bags, Dirty Containers
(No String, Brown or Plastic Bags, Magazines)
We buy aluminum cans!
Household Hazardous Waste
Some items are considered unsafe for the landfill and must be handled in a special manner. Once annually the Cleveland County Solid Waste program hosts a household hazardous waste day. Please see our brochure for a list of what is accepted at this event. If you need to dispose of these materials and cannot wait until our next hazardous waste day, please call the solid waste program at 704-447-8200 for tips on proper disposal.
- Our 2013 Household Hazardous Waste Day will be held on Saturday, April 20th, 2013, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Cleveland County Health Department.
Monday through Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
1609 Airport Road, Shelby NC 28150
Self McNeilly Landfill
250 Fielding Rd, Cherryville NC 28021