Important Notice
Jones County Residential Garbage System
February 1, 2007


Due to changes in Mississippi DEQ Regulations regarding Unacceptable Waste at Pine Belt Regional Landfill, Jones County’s Residential Solid Waste Plan has been amended, and The following items are Unacceptable Waste and will not be Picked up:

Agricultural Waste Materials, Dead Animals Dirt, Drums, Closed Containers, Noxious Materials, Fly and Bottom Ash, Hardened Gears/Shafts, Hazardous Waste, Hot Loads, Toxic Waste, Infectious Medical Waste, Junk Vehicles, Regulated Medical Waste, Office Equipment, Uncapped or Uncovered Needles, Rocks and Rubbles, Lead-Acid Batteries, Steel Cable, Street Sweepings, Carpet and Padding, Mattresses/Bedsprings, Wooden and Wooden Composition Furniture, Liquids and Sludge (Paint, Oil, etc.), Non-Compactable Objects larger than 3’ x 4’, Construction and Building Materials, Tree and Shrub Limbs, Trimmings, Leaves, Grass, etc.

JONES COUNTY WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR DAMAGE TO MOTOR VEHICLES, TRAILERS, ETC., USED AS RECEPTACLES FOR PLACING GARBAGE OUT FOR COLLECTION.
JONES COUNTY WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR LOSS OF ACCEPTABLE ITEMS (toys, yard equipment, etc.) ACCIDENTALLY PLACED NEXT TO GARBAGE BAGS AND CONTAINERS. ALL SUCH ACCEPTABLE ITEMS WILL BE COLLECTED AS GARBAGE AND DISPOSED OF.
GARBAGE MUST BE PLACED OUT BY 7:00 A.M. ON MORNING OF COLLECTION.

If you have questions, please call: Fay Eldridge, Office Manager or Emma Peacock, Office Clerk Jones County Garbage Department Phone No. 601-428-1407