Bring One For the Chipper Christmas tree program runs through Jan. 4

STAFF REPORT ::: Through Jan. 4, 2020, Spalding County residents may recycle their Christmas trees through the Bring One For the Chipper program. Hosted by Spalding County Public Works, the annual recycling event allows trees to be dropped off at the Carver Road Collection Center located at 610 Carver Road. Trees will be chipped into […]

County refuse collection centers impacted by city transfer station fire

STAFF REPORT ::: Spalding county officials are advising residents that the fire at the city of Griffin transfer station may result in delays at the county’s refuse collection centers. According to a press release issued by Spalding County, the city’s transfer station is utilized for the disposal of household garbage and recyclables from many of […]

County manager’s budget proposal recommends no changes to refuse and recycling centers, denies Sheriff’s request for gang unit funding

SHEILA A. MATHEWS ::: A precursory evaluation of the Spalding County Fiscal Year 2016 budget released today by County Manager William Wilson indicates an overall decrease of 1.69 percent. Two hotly-discussed issues – the future of the county’s refuse and recycling centers and Spalding County Sheriff Wendell Beam’s request for increased funding for the formation […]

Spalding County announces recycling change

STAFF REPORTS ::: Southeastern Paper Recyclers has notified Spalding County that they will no longer be servicing the Spalding County area. However, the county will continue to collect and recycle phonebooks, newspapers and magazines. The only change will be where you will deposit these recyclables. Effective immediately, all phonebooks, newspapers and magazines are to be […]