The City of Greenville is continuing to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and take appropriate steps to limit the spread of the virus. City offices are currently open from 9 a.m.-noon on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, and from 1 p.m.-5 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

For details on the latest information about the State's Safer at Home Order and its impact to City programs and services, click here. For the latest information from the Pitt County Health Department, click here.

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Recycling in Greenville

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The Sanitation Division collects recycling once per week on your scheduled service day. Residents must bring their recycling containers to the curbside by 6:00 a.m. on their scheduled service day and remove them from curbside to a location behind the front line of the house no later than daybreak of the following scheduled collection.

Also, there are recycling drop-off sites available at the Public Works Department (located at 1500 Beatty Street), Evans Park (625 W. Arlington Blvd), and the Greene Street Parking Lot at the corner of Fourth and Pitt Streets. To see a current listing of Multi-Family Recycling Centers, click here.

For more details, please see our recycling guide or contact Recycling Coordinator Holly Parrott at 252.329.4048.

Recyclable Items


Bottles, tubs, jugs, jars

*No plastic bags or motor oil containers.

*No Styrofoam


Paper, cartons, and cardboard


All aluminum and steel food and beverage cans.


Bottles and jars.

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