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The City of Opelika has several drop off sites for recycling.  These are located at:

Listed below are the City of Opelika’s 5 Recycling Center Locations.

  • Denson Drive Center located at 1102 Denson Drive.
  • Covington Center located at 213 Carver Avenue.
  • Westside Recycling Center located at 1017 Grand National Parkway.
  • Parkway Shopping Center located at 1515 Second Avenue.
  • Floral Park Center located at 600 Floral Street.

These centers are accessible 24 hours per day and accept the following:

  • Cardboard (The Parkway Shopping Center does not accept cardboard.)
  • Newspapers and Magazines.
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Steel Cans
  • No.1 and 2 Plastics

Please note:  The City of Opelika provides appliance pickup service; however you must purchase a decal and place it on the appliance for the city to pick it up.  The price for decals are as follows:  $5 for "non-hazardous" appliances and $15 for "hazardous" appliances (refrigerators, freezers, air-conditioning units), where the city must take added precautions in disposing of the appliance. 
Appliances are picked up on Fridays only.