Residential Sanitation Collection

OBX Trash Map - Sponsored by Dare County GIS

OBX Trash Map
March 2021 Trash Routes Nags Head
  1. Blue Route Schedule
  2. Green Route Schedule

All properties fronting the west side of South Virginia Dare Trail and those east of South Virginia Dare Trail, all properties south of Bark and Bainbridge Streets near Mile Post 11.5 that lie between South Virginia Dare Trail and US 158/South Croatan Highway, all properties in the Village at Nags Head, including those on the west side of South Croatan Highway, and all properties on South Old Oregon Inlet Road.

Collection Schedule 

Mondays - Recycling (if participating in the subscription-based curbside recycling program with TFC Recycling)

Mondays and Thursdays - Trash

  • The collection schedule is the same all year.
  • If you are a curbside recycling subscriber, roll out the recycling cart(s) issued to you as part of the subscription service on Sunday night.
  • Roll out your trash cart(s) on Sunday and Wednesday nights.
  1. Public Works


    Physical Address
    2200 South Lark Avenue
    Nags Head, NC 27959

    Mailing Address
    PO Box 99
    Nags Head, NC 27959

    Fax: 252-441-3350


  1. Thanksgiving Holiday Trash Collection Schedule

    Due to the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday and Friday, November 25 and 26, 2021 there are changes to our trash collection and office schedules. Read on...
  2. Sign Up for Residential Curbside Recycling

    TFC Recycling is providing a $9/month curbside recycling service to all Nags Head residences. Recyclables will be collected from TFC subscribers on Mondays throughout Nags Head. *Note that TFC is requiring a two year contract for the service. Read on...
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