A 740-acre mixed-use development, located on Highway 21, 4 1/2 miles north of Atmore at I-65, Exit 57
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If you live inside the City Limits, apply for new service at:

West Escambia Utilities
201 East Louisville Avenue (251) 368-2207
Monday - Friday
8:00 am – 4:00 pm

*Garbage fees are automatically billed to city water customers.

For information regarding existing service contact:

City of Atmore Public Works Department
412 East Ridgeley Street
(251) 368-4043
Monday - Friday
8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Garbage Pickup Schedule

  • South of Hwy 31 - Monday &Thursday
  • North of Hwy 31 - Tuesday & Friday


  • All garbage must be in plastic bags (1½ mil), specifically manufactured for the purpose of garbage or refuse collection. Garbage cans are optional, but if used, garbage bags are required inside of cans. Cans should be constructed of metal or plastic materials, no smaller than 10 gal. and no larger than 32 gal.
  • Garbage must be placed inside the curb or property line; but not more than 10 feet from the property line.
  • Rubbish – All cartons, crates, baskets, packages, boxes and other similar items shall be broken down so they may be hauled flat.

Trash Pick-up Schedule

  • Weekly. Day of the week may vary.


  • No household garbage should be placed with trash. Household garbage must be picked up by garbage collection.
    Exclusion: Trash generated by contractors, tree cutters, roofers, etc.

For information regarding trash pick-up, please contact Don Whatley, Street Superintendent at 368-4043 From 7 am until 4 pm.

The City of Atmore does not provide commercial garbage service or residential service outside of the city limits. For this service you may contact

Creek Waste & Recycling (850) 324-2147                Republic Services (251) 809-0800


529 Poarch Road
(251) 368-0871
Monday - Friday
8:00 am – 4:00 pm

This service is available to city and county residents. Apply for permit:

City of Atmore 201 East Louisville Avenue
(251) 368-2253
Monday - Friday
7:30 am – 4:30 pm

Questions about acceptable waste may be answered at the Atmore Landfill (368-0871) or at City Hall (368-2253). Permit must be presented to the landfill attendant upon each visit.


Recycling bins are available for all types of paper and corrugated cardboard in the parking lot across the street from City Hall.

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