Recycling Services within the Urban Services District (USD), Louisville's Urban Neighborhoods

Recycling Bins

Recycling Services with the Suburban Areas

Special Recycling Programs

Recycling Resources

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Recycling Drop-Off Locations

We operate 18 recycling sites across Louisville Metro. Four are fully staffed and 14 are unstaffed. Staffed centers are open Tues-Sat. and Unstaffed centers are available at any time, excepted as noted. When recycling at an unstaffed location, simply pull up and place your items into the dumpster. Please be sure to close the container door when you are done.

Unstaffed Recycling Sites
 Available 24 hours a day except as noted below
Metro Fire Company 3228 River Park Drive
Metro Fire Company closes at dark 1500 South 6th Street
Metro Fire Company closes at dark 4535 Manslick Road
Metro Fire Company 235 East Jefferson Street
Mary T. Meagher Park 201 Reservoir Ave
Metro Fire Company 2900 Hikes Lane
Beechmont Community Center 205 W. Wellington Avenue
Metro Parks Maintenance 1297 Trevilian Way
Bowman Field Driver’s License Branch 3501 Roger E. Schupp Street
Middletown Firehouse 108 Urton Lane
Fern Creek Firehouse 7700 Routt Road
Fairdale Elementary School (rear) 10104 Mitchell Hill Road
Sun Valley Community Center  6505 Bethany Lane


Staffed Recycling Centers
 Tuesday through Saturday 10 AM to 5 PM
East District Public Works  595 Hubbards Lane
Southwest Government Center 7219 Dixie Highway
Central Government Center 7201 Outer Loop
Metro Parks Landscaping 9300 Whipps Mill Rd