Polk County Convenience Centers

Notice: As of 9-9-2014, residents must pay for ROUTINE HOUSEHOLD WASTE taken directly to the Grady Road Landfill.  If you have bags of garbage (routine household waste) please take them to the convenience centers. 

Recycling Hotline: (706) 506-6158

Polk County operates six staffed convenience centers for use by county residents to dispose of household waste.  Commercial waste or waste generated by commercial operations is prohibited.  All centers are open during the following hours:

Monday - Saturday   7am - 6pm

Sunday  1pm - 5pm

All centers have recycling bins for cardboard, metal, plastic and paper.


#1 Baldwin Cut Center                           
Household waste, limbs
(Old Atlanta Hwy) & brush, Yard Clippings,furniture, and
Rockmart 770-684-5683 electronics; recycling bins


#2 Davis Road Center Household waste, limbs
(behind Home Depot) & brush; recycling bins
Cedartown 770-748-7968


#3 Canal Street Center                      
Household waste, limbs
(south of old Rome Plow) & brush, Yard Clippings, furniture, and
Cedartown 770-749-0664 electronics; recycling bins


#4 U.S. 278 Center Household waste, limbs
(east of old Landfill) & brush; recycling bins
Rockmart 770-749-5023


#5 Prospect Road Center Household waste, limbs
(near RR crossing) & brush; recycling bins
Aragon 770-684-2831  


#6 U.S. 27 South Household waste, limbs
(near Farmers Store) & brush; recycling bins
Cedartown 770-748-2024


The following items are not accepted at any location and must be taken to the Grady Road Landfill:     scrap lumber, carpet,  tires,  and building materials.