Community Events

Recycling Photo

 Household Hazardous Waste Event Schedule:

  • Saturday, April 6, 2019;  9 a.m. until noon.
  • Saturday, August 3, 2019; 9 a.m. until noon (End of summer event) - We will be accepting school supply donations to benefit Portsmouth Public School Children.
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019;  9 a.m. until noon - We will be accepting nonperishable food items to benefit the Portsmouth Oasis.

The City of Portsmouth will host a free drive-thru household hazardous waste collection, document shredding, electronics recycling, and clothing collection event in the I.C. Norcom High School parking lot. You must be in line before noon to receive service. Please call 757.393.8663 for more information.