Trash & Recycling Service in Unincorporated Areas

Waste Connections will begin trash service in unincorporated areas of the County on October 1, 2023. The transfer from Waste Pro to Waste Connections is automatic.  

Recycling Service will begin December 4, 2023. It is NOT automatic.  You must sign up for recycling service. 

For questions about Garbage or Recycling Service should be directed to Waste Connections by calling 901-398-5400.  Hours are Monday-Friday 8am-5pm. Any complaints about garbage collection should be directed to Environmental Services at 662-469-8152 or email Environmental Services. For an interactive map of DeSoto County trash collection days, please visit the following link:

Municipal Service

Residents who live within the boundaries of a municipality should contact their city hall for information regarding garbage collection or yard waste. The cities are:

  • Hernando 662-429-9092
  • Horn Lake 662-342-7099
  • Olive Branch 662-895-4335
  • Southaven 662-796-2489