Pridecar

The Athens Pride Car is a free service to residents of Athens. The pride car is intended for the disposal of large items such as appliances, furniture, and brush. It is delivered on the scheduled day to the resident and is picked up on a later day (see chart below), and transported to the landfill and emptied.

To schedule a pride car, call Public Works at (423) 744-2749 or email.

There are some items that cannot be put in the pride car. Such as, but not limited to:

Limbs over three (3) inches in diameter, hot ashes food waste, animal waste, or human waste automobile parts ( batteries, transformers, automobile fuel tanks, tires or any large automobile parts), combustible items ( gas, oil, paint, lacquer thinner, pesticides, or empty paint/thinner cans, Lp gas tanks) ,building materials ( boards, shingles, lumber, concrete, blocks, rocks, bricks, asbestos, insulation, sheet rock dirt, gravel, or fill materials), appliances with compressor still intact (compressor's must be professionally removed prior to pick up), loose leaves, household garbage of any kind .

If We Drop Off Monday
We Pick Up Wednesday

If We Drop Off Wednesday
We Pick Up Friday

If We Drop Off Friday
We Pick Up Monday

If the pick-up day falls on a holiday, it will be picked up the following working day.

 If you have any questions, please contact Public Works at (423) 744-2745 or email.