Recycling Convenience Center
Contact Person – Richie Horn
123 Hendren Way, Nicholasville, Kentucky 40356
859-881-4545 and 859-887-8078
Email: [email protected]

Open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday.

Revised Policies:
1.) Customers must unload all material themselves.
2.) All items for recycling and disposal must be at the center no later than 3:30 p.m.
Vehicles must be weighed in by 3:30 p.m. to ensure disposal of debris.
3.) Residential recycling only, not commercial recycling from businesses.
4.) Size of cardboard and recycling pieces should be no larger than 2 foot x 2 foot.

Items accepted: Wood, Carpet, Mattress and Box Springs, Couches, Metal, Drywall, Appliances, Construction Debris, Cardboard, Batteries and Furniture.
Items not accepted: Regular Household Garbage, Food Scraps, Wet Items, Liquids, Rocks, Brick, Dirt, Concrete, Brush, and Blacktop.

Note: We are a drop-off facility. We are unable to provide pick-up.
No Oil accepted. Oil is accepted free of charge at the Road Department.


Effective August 17, 2020
Loads are $100.00 per ton (.05 cents per pound)
300 lbs or less 15.00 minimum
Car Tire
Truck Tire
Tractor Tire
Appliances with Freon
Appliances without Freon
Electronic Waste
.05 cents/pound
Wet Cardboard
.05 cents/pound
Contaminated Recycling
.05 cents/pound

The Convenience Center accepts checks, money orders, debit cards and credit cards. No cash accepted.


Changes to Mixed Curbside Recycling, as of May 2022

Paper products are welcome again in your Jessamine County curbside recycling bin. Approved paper products include: office paper, junk mail and newspaper. Paper products should be clean, dry and loose — never bag recyclables. Other acceptable items include: dry cardboard, paperboard, plastic bottes, aluminum cans, and glass jars & bottles. Print out the handy new flyer for quick reference for the full list of approved items.

The above items are recycled free of charge. The green trailer drop-off sites have been closed.

E-Waste Recycling (Year Round)
Trash for Cash (Year Round)
Tire Amnesty Free Tire Disposal (Summer)
Jessamine Re-direct Telephone Book Recycling (Spring)
County-wide Cleanup Spring Clean-up (Spring)
Commonwealth Cleanup Spring Clean-up (Spring)
Kentucky River Clean Sweep Cleaning Kentucky River (Summer)
Fall Haul Hazardous Materials Collection (Fall)

Residential Trash Pick-Up from CKY Hauling

Central Kentucky Hauling provides residential trash collection in Nicholasville and Jessamine County. Central Kentucky. Many of your questions can be answered on their Frequently Asked Questions Page. Then look at the County Service Route Map to check your new pick-up day. You can call Central Kentucky Hauling at (859) 225-2521 or visit them online.

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