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Posted on: November 15, 2021

Rubbish Pit Winter Hours

Rubbish Pit

Winter hours go into effect at the Sandidge and Starlanding rubbish pits on  Saturday, November 20, 2021.

Winter Hours

  • Monday - Friday 7:00AM to 4:30PM 
  • Saturday 7:00AM to Noon (Old Hwy 78 location closed on Saturdays)

Holiday Hours

  • Thanksgiving: Closed
  • Day after Thanksgiving: Closed
  • Christmas Eve: Closed
  • Christmas: Closed
  • New Years Eve: Closed
  • New Years Day: Closed

Rubbish Pit Locations: 

 DeSoto County Rubbish Pit: 5255 West Sandidge Road, Olive Branch, MS 38654

Starlanding Rubbish Pit (Privately Operated): 9353 Starlanding Road West, Lake Cormorant, MS 38671 

Railroad Ave. Rubbish Pit (Privately Operated): 11250 Old Hwy 178, Olive Branch, MS 38654 (Closed on Saturdays)

The Rubbish Pits are for disposal of:

  • Appliances
  • Furniture
  • Leaves
  • Limbs
  • Renovation debris
  • Non-household garbage

Additional Services at DeSoto County Rubbish Pit on Sandidge: 

  • Tires (Limit of 25 tires per month - No Commercial Vendors )
  • E-waste & TV Recycling 

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


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

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