Garbage Bin Specifications

Garbage Bin Specifications

  • Drawing depicts bin for two garbage containers
  • Bin for three containers is to be 7-1/2′ x 2-1/2′ x 3’3″
  • For four containers, two standard bins are to be used
  • No Underground Trash Bins may be used
  • All bins to be situated on level ground
  • All wood to be pressure treated.  Other suitable exterior material is acceptable.
  • Bins shall have a “mailbox flag,” visible from the road, for notifying town personnel when pickup is necessary.
  • Location to be determined in consultation with Town Manager or his designee
  • Frame to be constructed from 2″ x 4″ or stronger material
  • Pickets may be used.  Maximum space between pickets NOT TO EXCEED 3/4″
  • Alternate designs that meet the intent may be approved.  Consult with the Town Manager or his designee.

NOTE: All cans should fit entirely within the bin provided, so measurements may have to be adjusted.

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Town Hall or Billing
Phone: (828) 387-4236

Police (non-emergency)
Phone: (828) 387-2342

Town of Beech Mountain
403 Beech Mountain Pkwy
Beech Mountain, NC 28604
Phone: (828) 387-4236
Fax: (828) 387-4862


Fire Department (non-emergency)
Phone: (828) 387-4612

Public Works & Utilities
Phone: (828) 387-9282

Parks & Recreation
Phone: (828) 387-3003