Solid Waste

Ricky Hobby
Solid Waste Director

P. O. Box 229
Tifton, GA 31793
(229) 556-7406


Important Info on New Garbage Service
As of December 15, 2014, Golden Environmental has assumed Tift County Residential and all Tifton-Tift County Commercial (roll off and dumpster) collection services. The City of Tifton will be sending (if you have not already received) your last bill for services rendered up to December 15, 2014. Please pay promptly in order to close out your account. If you are due a refund, or have a deposit with us, this will be processed and mailed to you.

Free mulch by pick up only at the Tifton-Tift Co. Inert landfill
Hours 8:00-12:00 and 1:00-5:00 Monday-Saturday.  For more info call 229-556-6222

 Please contact Golden Environmental for any questions or concerns about your collection services at 229-382-0309.

Thank you for your past business with the Tifton-Tift County Solid Waste Collection and Disposal Department.

Sanitation and Recycling Collection Services

Golden Environmental has contracted to service all of Tifton-Tift County Sanitation customers. Available curbside services will include one or more of the following for Tift County customers:

  • Household garbage
  • Recyclables
  • Yard debris
  • Bulky waste

Please see the attached Tift County-Golden Environmental contract for specifics.

Services available to the City of Tifton customers are as follows:

  • Household garbage
  • Recyclables
  • Yard debris
  • Bulky waste


Please see the attached City of Tifton-Golden Environmental contract for specifics.

If you have any questions, concerns, or need further information, please contact Golden Environmental at 229-382-0309 or

Tift County-Golden Environmental Solid Waste Contract

City of Tifton-Golden Environmental – Solid Waste Contract

Landfill Division