Newton County offers Trash Collection Convenience Centers to its residents in the form of six centers. These centers, which are strategically located throughout the county, accept household garbage, bulk waste, and recyclables. Up to 10 bags of trash, a week will be allowed.
A $155 fee and vehicle hang tag are required for access to all six centers. The tags expire on June 30. Attendants at the convenience centers will begin to check for these hang tags upon entrance to the centers. For all hang tags residents must complete an application and show proof of residency with a tax or utility bill, mortgage statement or lease agreement.
Residents may purchase hang tags online or drop off a Hang Tag Permit Application (PDF) Opens a New Window. in person at Newton County Historic Courthouse located at 1124 Clark Street in Covington. Purchases at the Historic Courthouse are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4:30.
Hours for all Newton County Trash Collection Convenience Centers are as follows: