Cherokee County, South Carolina


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  Operating Hours

192 Lemuels Rd

Gaffney, South Carolina, 29341

864-487-2537 Office

864-902-8433 Fax line

Manager Jerry Wright


Landfill Hours
Monday - Saturday 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Convenience Center Hours
Monday-Saturday 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Tipping Fee for Businesses:  $25.00 per ton for C&D Landfill

$39.50 per ton for Transfer Station

Residents:  NO CHARGE for household trash

County Residents are charged for T.V's & Computer Monitors at a rate of $10.00 each

The Cherokee County Solid Waste Collection, Recycling Center, Landfill and Convenience
Center Departments will be closed Friday, July 3rd in observance of Independence
Day. You may use extra containers on Friday July 10th for overflow.

The Cherokee County Landfill provides access to County residents for household trash. For after-hours service, there is an area just outside the main gate for residents to leave household trash, as well as recycling containers for cardboard, tin cans, newspapers, plastic, used oil and used batteries.
The Cherokee County Landfill has a normal operating staff of 7 full time employees and 2 part time employees.  For employment opportunities you may contact the South Carolina Unemployment Office located at 133 Wilmac Road in Gaffney. If you need any additional information about the Cherokee County Landfill you may contact the Landfill Manager Jerry Wright.


Directions to the Cherokee County Landfill:  from I-85 take exit 96 (Shelby Hwy) travel approx. 3/4 miles turn left onto Concord Rd and go approx. 1 mile and turn left onto Lemuels Rd:  from
Hwy 150 N (Boiling Springs Hwy) turn onto Concord Rd and go approx. 2 1/2 miles and turn right onto Lemuels Rd.