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Transfer Station

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday: 8 am until 3:30 pm
Saturday: 8 am until 11:45 am
Closed on Sundays

Additional closings include New Year’s Day, Lee-Jackson Day, Martin Luther King Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans’ Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. Call for hours during these holiday periods. The facility may also be closed when snow and ice create unsafe conditions. During inclement weather, call the facility to check on operational status.

Tipping Fees

Commercial and residential trash is accepted during operating hours.
A tipping fee of $55/ton is charged for commercial trash (scales measure in 20 pound increments). Call for current rates on tires.

Recycling & Solid Waste Collection Centers

Nelson County offers multiple locations for residents to drop off recycling and solid waste. Use of County facilities is limited to persons who either reside in Nelson County or who own real estate property in the County. Visitors to all staffed centers must display a County decal.


Contact Information

Contact Us

Physical Address
972 Morse Lane
Arrington, VA 22922
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 336
Lovingston, VA 22949
Contact
Merle Kelley & Chip Davis
434-263-7097
fax: 434-263-6023
Transfer Station & Animal Shelter Directions

Directions

From Lovingston, go south on U.S. 29 for approximately 8 miles. Turn east (left) on Morse Lane (VSH 748). Go 1 mile to end of road.