Public Works

Public Works offers a variety of services. View our Important Documents page for Septic Inspection.

Wise County Public Dumps - Dumpsites

Wise County dumpsites are for wise county resident's household trash only. No commercial trash, no dump trailers. View a list of dumpsite locations.


As of April 16, 2018, per Wise County Commissioner's Court, we no longer accept glass for recycling. Glass can be accepted as household trash. Fees will be according to our regular price list.

Prices (Effective October 1, 2016)

  • Appliances (White Goods): $8 each
  • Automobile Tires: $3 each
  • Burn Barrels: $10 each
  • Loose Trash and Brush: $15 per cubic yard
  • Shingles (Boyd and Decatur only): $25 per cubic yard
  • Tractor Tires: $20 each
  • Trash Bags (30 Gallon or less): $1 each
  • Trash Bags (over 30 Gallons): $2 each
  • Truck Tires: $10 each

If necessary, please bring your trash bag box to show how many gallons your bag is.

Figure Cost of Dumping for Cubic Yard

  • Length x Width x Height divided by 27, then multiplied by Cost per cubic yard = Cost to Dump.