All residents and businesses of New Castle are required by state and
local laws to recycle at their curb.
Clear, brown, and green glass bottles and jars,
Aluminum, steel, and tin cans (including empty aerosol and
paint cans with the lids removed)
#2 plastic bottles
Please note that only bottles, jars, and cans are recyclable in the
curbside program. Do not include other items such as windows, toys,
Lawrence County has a Big Blue Bin recycling site at the
Courthouse. New Castle residents can use it to recycle their
Magazines, Newspapers, and Corrugated Cardboard.
Businesses must also recycle, but may pick the recycling hauler of
At your curb. Materials can be mixed together.
Once per month. The schedule is as follows:
Your Garbage Day is:
Then Your Recycling Day is:
Monday 1st Friday of the
Tuesday 2nd Friday of the
Wednesday 3rd Friday of the
Thursday 4th Friday of the
Please note that for Thursday, it is the 4th Friday and
not the last Friday. Some months have 5 Fridays.
Large/Bulky Item Pickup:
(excluding grass): Yes, spring and fall. Check with Public
Works for schedule and more information. Drop-off available
Yes. Residents purchase $5 tag at City Building.