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Posted on August 16, 2017

HHW Day

The next Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day is scheduled for Saturday, October 28 from 9am-3pm at the City Shop at 1000 Tyler Street in Fredericksburg. Rappahannock Goodwill will also be accepting electronics for recycling that day. HHW flyer

Posted on July 16, 2018

Backyard Composting 101

Upcoming Backyard Composting 101 Classes: Monday, July 16th 7 pm Rowser Building 1739 Jefferson Davis Highway, Stafford VA 22554 Tuesday, August 7th 7 pm Fredericksburg Branch Library 1201 Caroline Street, Frederickburg, VA 22401 Wednesday, September 5th 7 pm Rowser Building … Continue reading

Posted on June 13, 2018

What happens to your trash?

Special thanks to Karen Smith of the University of Mary Washington for working with us, along with the Fredericksburg Clean &Green Commission for this video that shows what happens to your trash and why it’s important to recycling, compost, and … Continue reading

Posted on May 24, 2018

Out of Compost

Thank you to everyone who has purchased our Rappa Grow Compost! Unfortunately we have exhausted our current supply and no longer have compost for sale. But we’ll be starting a new batch soon so look forward to August for some … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Closing

The Eskimo Hill Landfill, Belman Road Convenience, and R-Board Administrative office will be closed Monday, May 28 2018 in observance of Memorial Day.

Posted on March 21, 2018

Inclement Weather Closing

The Belman Road and Regional Landfill convenience centers will be closed for weather today, March 21, 2018. The commercial side of the Regional Landfill is currently open. We will post updates if the status changes. Be safe.

Posted on March 14, 2018

Commercial Mulch Fee Starts April 1

Starting April 1, there will be a $25 per ton charge for mulch and/or chipped wood waste from commercial customers.  

Posted on March 2, 2018

Bring your storm debris to the Regional Landfill.

Homeowners and residential customers: Bring your tree limbs and debris to the Regional Landfill. The disposal fee will be waived if you have material from the windstorm until March 12. The fee will not be waived if the debris is combined with your … Continue reading

Posted on March 1, 2018

R-Board Meeting

The R-Board will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, March 7 at 8:30AM Board of Supervisors Chambers at the George L. Gordon Government Center. Meeting materials are available online HERE.

Posted on January 17, 2018

Backyard Composting 101

If you are interested in learning how to compost, look no further than our Backyard Composting 101 class. The R-Board coordinates this class with a Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardener. The classes will teach you how to compost your food … Continue reading

Posted on December 21, 2017

Get your landfill annual passes on time!

Don’t forget your annual landfill passes! The R-Board administrative office will be closed 12/22 – 12/26. Any online purchases made after today will be mailed out on 12/27/17. To get your passes by the New Year, buy your passes at … Continue reading