Solid Waste & Recycling


Contact Us

  1. Billy McKee
    Solid Waste Manager

    Sherrie Burgess
    Administrative Assistant

    6:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Monday - Friday
    7:00 am - 1:00 pm

    1118 Institution Road
    DeFuniak Springs, FL 32433

    Ph: (850) 892-8180
Billy McKee
Solid Waste Manager

Sherrie Burgess
Administrative Assistant

The Walton County Solid Waste Facility is open to any resident of Walton County. The Solid Waste Facility is located on Highway 83 North, four miles outside of DeFuniak Springs.

The facility is open from 6:00am - 4:30 pm Monday - Friday and on Saturday from 7:00am to 1:00pm. The department can be reached at 850-892-8180.

The Solid Waste Facility accepts any household garbage (Class One) at a cost of $50 per ton or construction materials (Class Three) excluding hazardous materials at cost of $21 per ton. The Solid Waste Facility also accepts tires at a cost of $110 a ton.

Haz-Mat Collection Day - November 4, 2017

8:00am to 12:00pm

Pesticides - Used Oil - Stale Gasoline – Solvents – Fertilizers – Paint – Paint Thinners – Paint Strippers – Batteries – Furniture Polish – Brake Fluid – Engine Degreasers – Anti-Freeze – Pool Chemicals – Insecticides – Spot Removers

Waste tire amnesty will also be held on the same date, during the same hours and locations. Walton county residents may bring up to 12 tires per residence.


Walton County Fairgrounds, Highway 83 North (9th Avenue), DeFuniak Springs,

Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, 7525 W. Scenic Hwy 30A, Santa Rosa Beach

No gas cylinders or explosives, please.

Due to hazardous nature of certain components in home computers, we will be accepting old computer hardware including processors, monitors, keyboards, printers, scanners, etc.