Our Services

The Sanitation and Environmental Services Department is responsible for the collection and disposal of all residential, residential curbside recycling, commercial, yard and bulk waste within Franklin city limits to ensure the health, welfare, safety and sanitation of our community. Our mission is to provide the citizens of Franklin effective and efficient solid waste service in an environmentally and economically responsible manner. 

Service area

 SES Refuse Service Area


Click on the link to check your service day. What Day is My Trash Pickup?

Click on the link below to see what day trash will be collected in your subdivision: Subdivision Sheet

Our Divisions

There are three divisions within the Sanitation and Environmental Services Department: 

  • Collection Division This division is responsible for collection of solid waste, bulk items, brush and dumpsters from the residential and commercial customers within the city limits of Franklin. PLEASE REMEMBER TO HAVE YOUR CONTAINERS OUT BY 7:00AM, ON THE DAY OF YOUR SCHEDULED PICKUP.
  • Recycling Division This division is responsible for the Blue Bag Recycling Program which services residential customers within the city limits of Franklin. The Recycling Division does Not accept glass, Styrofoam, grocery plastic bags or  non- recyclable household waste.
  • Disposal Division This division is responsible for transporting waste to an approved landfill. The waste is brought into our facility by our city refuse trucks and also private haulers. The brush that is collected is ground and used by the City of Franklin Parks Department in area parks and the balance is taken to the county landfill where it is used in their process at no charge to the city. 

Holiday Collection

City observed holidays may alter solid waste collection. Click here to see the current Holiday Schedule Pick-Up. If you have questions regarding holiday collection pickup contact the Sanitation and Environmental Services Department at (615) 794-1516 or e-mail to: sanitation@franklintn.gov  

Jack Tucker, Director
417 Century Court
Franklin, TN 37064
Office: (615)794-1516
Fax: (615)791-3289
Billing: (615) 794-4572
E-mail: sanitation@franklintn.gov