Gilchrist County
Solid Waste Department
   

Solid Waste Supervisor
Pat Fischer
352-463-3185 Office
352-463-3163 fax
352-215-0966 Mobile
recycle@gilchrist.fl.us

The Gilchrist County Solid Waste Facility is located at

Main Site:
1659 NW 10th St.
Bell, FL  32619
352-463-3185 Office
352-463-3163 Fax

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Saturday - 8:00am-12:30pm

North East Site:
2700 NE SR 47
High Springs, FL  32646
386-454-7881

Hours of Operation

Sunday and Monday - Closed
Tuesday & Thursday - 8:00am to 4:00pm
Wednesday & Friday - 8:00am to 4:30pm
Saturday - 8:00am to 12:00pm

South East Site:
6980 SE 70th Av
Trenton, FL  32693
352-472-1140

Hours of Operation

Sunday and Monday - Closed
Tuesday & Thursday - 6:00am to 2:30pm
Wednesday & Friday - 10:30am to 6:30pm
Saturday - 8:00am to 12:00pm

Mobile Recycling Units

The Gilchrist County Solid Waste Department Recycling Mobile Unit Schedule:

8:30am - 12:00pm
Monday: Cruse Voting Precinct (Hwy 129; 4 Miles North of Bell)
Tuesday: Leggett Voting Precinct (C.R. 138; East of Hwy 129)
Wednesday: Donnie Voting Precinct (on CR 334 near CR 334A)
Thursday: Rock Bluff Park (On CR 340; West of Hwy 129)
Saturday: Leggett Voting Precinct & Donnie Voting Precinct

 

Rules for Using the Mobile Recycling Units

The Mobile Recycling Units are for household kitchen/bathroom type garbage and recyclables ONLY.  all other items must be taken to the main solid waste facility in Bell.  There is no fee charged for using the Mobile Recycling Units; however, in order to use the Mobile Recycling Units, your household kitchen/bathroom garbage must be sorted for recycling.

If your household kitchen garbage is not sorted for recycling, it must be taken to the main Solid Waste Facility in Bell, the North East Drop-Off Site, or to the South East Drop-Off Site, as the Mobile Trucks will not accept non-sorted household kitchen type garbage or any other material (i.e. Furniture, tires, construction debris, electronics).  These items are prohibited on the Mobile Recycling Trucks.

THESE ITEMS ARE RECYCLABLE:

ALUMINUM CANS
TIN CANS
NEWSPAPER
MAGAZINES
PHONE BOOKS
OFFICE PAPER
CARDBOARD
PLASTIC BOTTLES
(example: detergent, soda, water, milk, etc.)

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CALL 352-463-3185