Solid Waste Services Mission and Vision


To create a safe, efficient and effective waste management, disposal, and recycling system that protects the natural environment while supporting the City of Raleigh’s vision to achieve a sustainable future.


The vision for the City of Raleigh Solid Waste Services Department (SWS) is to maintain its role as a national leader in creating a sustainable future through innovation, efficiency, safety, and service excellence.

Solid Waste Services