News and Events


Special Collection Events 



Public Meeting Notice

A public hearing will be held at 11:00 am, on March 4, 2024, at the RPHF Solid Waste District Office, located at 141 W Main St., Suite 400, Circleville, Ohio 43113.


Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day

  • No local collection days scheduled at this time. Please visit the 'Service' tab to view alternative option. 


Highland County Spring Cleaning Day


Tire and/or Electronics Drop-Off Days


Earth Gathering

Earth Gathering is a juried art festival with an Earth Day theme hosted by the Chillicothe Art League. This event was designed to entertain, educate and inspire the public about nature, creativity and sustainability through earth-friendly art, music, food, products and ideas. Each year, Ross County Litter Control & the RPHF SWD occupy a booth. Catch us at Earth gathering on April 20, 2024 at Yoctangee Park. 


Live Christmas Tree Recycling

Live Christmas trees can be recycled locally in your county! (Click Here)


Education Outreach Events

Please visit the "EDUCATION" tab for educational events. 



Volunteer Community Clean-Up Events - Litter Kit Loan Program

Are you interested in conducting a clean-up in your community? We will lend you the supplies! The kit includes safety vests, litter grabber tools, bags, gloves and a data form. There is no charge to borrow our kits as long as they are returned and unharmed. Please email to request kits.