Waste Management

Burke County operates a number of waste management and recycling facilities for use by residents.

The John's River Waste Management Facility (at 2500 Marsh Trail, Morganton) is comprised of a Construction and Demolition (C&D) Landfill, used exclusively for construction and demolition debris, and a Transfer Station, used by residents for disposal of general household waste and recycling.

In addition, the county operates six Convenience Centers throughout the county for disposal of general household waste and recycling.

Swat-A-Litterbug Program

Learn about the Swat-A-Litterbug program.

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