The annual permit fee is $20 per household, due by January 1 each year.
The WRATS accepts household trash and all kinds of Bulky items for disposal. (See fee schedule show on the right)
The WRATS accepts at no charge household recyclables such as paper, cardboard, bottles, cans, aluminum products, milk cartons, etc.
The WRATS supports the Wendell Free Store which is the place where people can leave at no charge such reusable things as puzzles, games, toys, household items that someone is done with but the items are still useable.
There is also a Salvation Army drop off box where people can deposit serviceable clothing and other items.
As a resident of Wendell you have access to at least six Household Hazardous Waste collection events each year:
We have for Sale
Download the WRATS brochure: WRATS BROCHURE.pdf.
Franklin County Solid Waste Management District
Franklin County Hazardous Waste Collection Day
Franklin County Solid Waste Management District Super Sites (for hazardous waste collection)
Recycling Compact Fluorescent Bulbs
Win a bag of bags for picking up roadside litter
The contest and rules
Bring in a bag (10 gal min) of roadside trash.
Trash must be in a clear bag so that the attendent can inspect it prior to placing it in the compactor at no charge.
Attendant will place name of contestant on a list and in "The Hat" for the drawing.
The hat will be cleaned out after each drawing.
Drawing dates will be posted.
Drawings will occure every 6-8 weeks from may until october