City of Cowan
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Town of Monteagle
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City of Winchester
County Seat: Winchester 37398
Population: 41,052 (2010 Census)



Franklin County Solid Waste

Message from William Anderson, Solid Waste Director
Franklin County Solid Waste 5 Year Plan
Franklin County Soil Conservation District

Items for DROP OFF at All Convenience Centers and/or Franklin County Solid Waste Management, 419 Joyce Lane, Winchester

>What We Recycle

For DROP OFF ONLY Franklin County Solid Waste Management
419 Joyce Lane, Winchester

Special Waste

  • Waste Oil & Waste Antifreeze: Used oil ( OIL MUST BE OIL ONLY AND NOT CONTAIN ANY GAS, WATER OR ANTIFREEZE) and antifreeze is collected for recycling at Franklin County Solid Waste Management located on Joyce Lane in Winchester and at the following Convenience Centers: Alto, Capital Hill, Center Grove, Cowan, Estill Springs, Lexie Crossroads, Old Salem, Sewanee and Winchester Springs
  • Don’t clog up your pipes and sewer lines; take your used cooking oil to 419 Joyce Lane.
  • Construction and Demolition and Large Items: Bulky items such as furniture, TVs, mattress, etc. can be disposed at Franklin County Solid Waste Management on Joyce Lane in Winchester or at BFI. *Construction and Demolition Waste must be disposed at the BFI transfer station on Hwy. 41A in Estill Springs.

Paints and Chemicals

  • Household Hazardous Waste Event will be held each year at Franklin County Solid Waste Management on Joyce Lane in Winchester. The event is for the proper disposal of household and garden chemicals, oil based paint, batteries, electronics, fluorescent light bulbs, and mercury thermostats and thermometers. Call (931) 967-1139 for more information.
  • Latex Paint: Usable paint can be donated and old unusable paint can be filled with kitty litter/sand for drying and disposed in your regualar garbage.


Solid Waste Department

419 Joyce Lane
Winchester, TN 37398

Office Hours: Monday -Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Holiday Schedule
(931) 967-1139 Phone
(931) 962-1468 Fax

William Anderson 
Franklin County Solid Waste Director 
(931) 247-7728 Cell


855 Dinah Shore Blvd | Suite #3| Winchester, TN 37398
(931) 962-0194 Fax | (931) 967-2905 Phone

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