Rubbish Pit

The Rubbish Pit

DeSoto County does not have a landfill, but non-household garbage can be taken to the Rubbish Pit at 5255 West Sandidge Road in Olive Branch. Each citizen can make four free visits to the Rubbish Pit per month.

Acceptable Materials

The Rubbish Pit is for disposal of:

  • Appliances
  • Furniture
  • Leaves
  • Limbs
  • Non-household garbage
  • Tires

The Rubbish Pit cannot accept household garbage, food containers or batteries.


Winter hours run from November 21, 2020 through March 20, 2021.

Monday through Friday
7 am to 4:30 pm 

7 am to Noon

Holiday Hours

  • Christmas Eve: 7:30-2:30
  • Thanksgiving: Closed
  • Christmas: Closed
  • Saturday, December 26th: 7:30 am to Noon
  • New Years Eve: 7:30 am to 2:30 pm
  • New Years Day: Closed
  • Saturday, January 2nd: 7:30 am to Noon


The Rubbish Pit can be reached at 662-895-9705 during normal business hours.