Keep Walton Beautiful & Recycling Center

We encourage each and every Walton County citizen to visit the Walton County Recycling Center on Leroy Anderson Road and ask questions about recycling and how recycling has a direct impact on our environment.

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Remember the R's

  • Re - buy
  • Recover
  • Recycle
  • Reduce
  • Replenish
  • Rethink
  • Reuse

I Can Make a Difference

  • Be a positive role model
  • Be proactive and Lead by Example
  • Car Pool
  • Conserve Natural Resources
  • Do not become a Litter Bug
  • Start a Recycle Program
  • Support Community Events
  • Volunteer in the Community

Together we can make a difference!

Volunteers & Awards

With the assistance of our volunteers, Keep Walton Beautiful is constant striving to improve Walton County's environmental concerns. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for Keep Walton Beautiful's environmental education endeavors, view the sponsor outreach letter (PDF).

Listed are a few of our recognition achievement awards:

  • 2006: Rivers Alive (Lake Category)
  • 2007: The Clean Air Campaign
  • 2009: Keep America Beautiful: Presidents' Circle
  • And many more for over 19 years
Recycling Award for Keep Walton Beautiful

School Paper Recycling Awards

The Walton County Recycling Center acknowledges 2017 through 2018 1st place winners Walnut Grove High School and Social Circle Elementary. Both schools receive our annual Outstanding Achievement Award for Recycling - Paper, Plastic and Aluminum. Will your school be the 1st place winner of the big traveling award next year?

Honorable Mention Certificate

Congratulations to all participating schools, you all did a great job! Every school received an Honorable Mention Certificate for each schools participation in our program which is geared towards the preservation of our environment. Thank you Walton County Schools! All Walton County Schools are welcomed. To join this recycling program contact Judith Gordy

Accepted Materials


Yes, we do accept tires! However, we do not accept tires with the wheels attached.  We can only accept tires without the wheels. Thank you for your cooperation and we apologize for any inconvenience.

  • Passenger car tires are $2.00
  • Semi truck tires are $6.00
  • Heavy equipment tires are $15.00

Cooking Oil

We also accept cooking oil.

There is a large collection barrel where the Stop - N - Swap used to be. Call us for more details.

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