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Outer Banks Bike Week - Welcome to KDH!!  

2017 Bike Week Social Media

Trash Attack! Community Clean-Up a Huge Success!

One hundred volunteers and town staff, along with Town mascots Elvis and Grabbie, met at the lot north of the Kill Devil Hills Fire Station for the Town’s annual Trash Attack! community clean-up on Saturday, April 1, 2017.  According to the Town’s Public Services Department, over 21 cubic yards of trash, along with 2 tons of bulk items, were collected as a result of the event.  Additionally, all Trash Attack! poster contest entrants will be recognized at the upcoming May 8, 2017, Board of Commissioners meeting at Town Hall.  
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The Town of Kill Devil Hills will resume its twice-per-week residential refuse collections on Monday, April 3, 2017. The east side of US Highway 158 will be collected on Monday and Thursday each week while the west side of US Highway 158 will be collected on Tuesday and Friday each week.
Please remember to recycle and take advantage of the Town’s Recycle and Dry Trash Drop-Off Centers at 701 Bermuda Bay Boulevard, which are open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and on Saturday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Recycling services are available for anyone; however, the Dry Trash Drop-Off services are available to Town residents and property owners only and a permit is required. Permits can be obtained at the Public Services office, 107 Town Hall Drive, or call 480-4080 for more information.
Additionally, Town residents can subscribe for the curbside residential recycling service offered by Bay Disposal & Recycling, for a small fee. For more information, please call 252-491-5105.

Spring Bulk Item Collection Scheduled to Begin April 17

The Town of Kill Devil Hills Public Services Department will begin collection of APPROVED bulk trash items generated from IMPROVED properties within the Town on Monday, April 17, 2017.  Approved items for collection may be placed in the street right-of-way not earlier than Saturday, April 1, 2017 and not later than Sunday, April 16, 2017.

Please place approved bulk trash items in (4) separate bundles as follows:

1st Bundle: Branches 

No longer than 6 feet
Tree Trunks:  No more than 14 inches in length and 12 inches in diameter
(No stumps, lot clearings, or debris from unimproved lots)


nd Bundle: Bagged Yard Waste

Pine needles, pine cones, lawn clippings, leaves, etc.
PLEASE DO NOT use plastic trash bags for yard waste: USE PAPER BIODEGRADABLE YARD DEBRIS BAGS for items such as pine needles, pine cones, lawn clippings, and leaves.  Please ask for these biodegradable yard bags at your local hardware or gardening supply center.  For use during this collection, residents that live within the Town of Kill Devil Hills corporate limits may obtain a limited supply of these bags, at no charge and while supplies last, from the Town’s Recycle Center at 701 Bermuda Bay Boulevard (off Colington Road).

3rd Bundle: White Goods & Metals


 Refrigerators (please remove doors), stoves, washing machines, dryers, hot water heaters, bicycles, metal lawn furniture, air conditioners, metal bed frames, etc.
No items can be longer than 12 feet – pipe, cable, etc.
No vehicles or any major portion of cars, boats, trailers, motorcycles, etc.
No motors or machinery with an oil reservoir or gas tank
No propane tanks or sealed canisters of any type

4th Bundle: Large Furniture Items

 Sofas, beds, mattresses, chairs, tables,bookshelves, etc.
No construction materials or lumber of any kind - no pallets, cabinets, paneling, doors, carpet, flooring, insulation, drywall, shingles, tubs, toilets, sinks, etc.
No concrete, masonry materials, or asphalt
No glass - no windows, televisions, mirrors, camper shells, etc.


:  No tires, cardboard, paper products, recyclables, paint, paint products, hazardous materials, or items produced as a result of a contracted service or business

Non-Approved Materials, Mixed Piles, And Items That Are Improperly Sorted Will Not Be Collected!

Additional information about the upcoming Spring Bulk Trash Collection can be obtained by calling the Public Services Department at 252-480-4080.

For a printable version, please select: 2017 Spring Bulk Item Collection

Questions about Beach Nourishment?  We've Got Answers!

With the upcoming beach nourishment project, you may have questions about what is expected to occur, what the nourishment timelines are, and if it may affect you.  Check out our helpful Beach Nourishment Information page, along with the More Beach To Love site, which provides information on all nourishment projects in Dare County, including an interactive map when the project begins.

Link to the KDH Beach Nourishment web page

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Still have questions?

Please give us a call: 252-449-5300.  We're here to help!

2017 Meeting Calendars Set For Board of Commissioners & Planning Board

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