The town offers trash collection which occurs every Monday morning. Please have your trash can by the road no later than 6 a.m. In addition, recycling is picked up every other Saturday. GFL Environmental Inc. will not pick trash up on the following holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. If the collection day for Cape Carteret falls on one of those holidays, trash will be picked up the following day. For more information and the recycling schedule, please see the blue buttons to right. A friendly reminder that the Town contracts for one and only one trash and recycle receptacle for residential locations. If you have specific questions about recyclable items or garbage can rental/purchase, please contact GFL Environmental Inc. at 252-223-4176.