News and Events

Special Collection Events

Due to the COVID-19 virus, the DKMM Solid Waste District is canceling the April 25th Household Hazardous Waste and Paint event.  We hope to reschedule the event for the fall.  The May 16th, June 6th, and August 22nd special collection events are currently still considered on schedule.  As further developments occur, we will monitor the […]

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As per Knox County Board of Commissioners Resolution 2020-245 - Declaration of State Emergency Due to Covid-19, the Knox County Commissioners are taking necessary precautions to keep both the public and the employees as safe as possible.  For the time being the DKMM staff will be working intermittently from the office as well as from […]

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Policy Committee Meeting Cancelled

For the health and safety of the Policy Committee Members and the public, DKMM has cancelled the April 7, 2020 Policy Committee meeting.

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Residential Food Scrap Composting

Residential food scrap composting is now available at Price Farms Organics. Fruits, veggies and meat are the only acceptable materials.  Food packaging, compostable dinnerware and compostable bags will NOT be accepted. The price is $2.00 per 5-gallon bucket of food scraps and for those interested, buckets can be purchased at a cost of $2.00 per […]

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2020 Special Collection Events

The 2020 Special Collection Events dates are now set, and to view details for each event please click on the flyer listed here.

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Sims Brothers Delaware Recycling Program Change

Sims Brothers, Delaware is now only accepting cardboard at it's London Road facility.  All other residential recycling can be taken to one of the drop-off locations found here.  Businesses should contact their trash hauler to set up recycling service.

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Delaware Knox Marion Morrow
Solid Waste District
117 E. High Street, Suite 257
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050

(740) 393-4600