DeSoto County does not have a landfill, but non-household garbage can be taken to the Rubbish Pit at 5255 West Sandidge Road in Olive Branch. Each citizen can make four free visits to the Rubbish Pit per month.
The Rubbish Pit is for disposal of:
The Rubbish Pit cannot accept household garbage, food containers or batteries.
Winter hours run from November 21, 2020 through March 20, 2021.
Monday through Friday 7 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday 7 am to Noon
Christmas Eve: 7:30-2:30
Saturday, December 26th: 7:30 am to Noon
New Years Eve: 7:30 am to 2:30 pm
New Years Day: Closed
Saturday, January 2nd: 7:30 am to Noon
The Rubbish Pit can be reached at 662-895-9705 during normal business hours.