Landfill, Convenience Centers To Be Closed Thursday, November 23

Facilities closed in observance of Thanksgiving Day

The Dalton-Whitfield Solid Waste Authority has announced the holiday hours of operation for it’s four facilities in Whitfield County. Locations include the Old Dixie Landfill & Convenience Center, McGaughey Chapel Convenience Center in Cohutta, Westside Convenience Center in Rocky Face, and the M.L. King Convenience Center in Dalton. 

All locations will be open from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm on Wednesday, November 22 including the McGaughey Chapel location that is normally closed on Wednesdays. All four sites will be closed on Thursday, November 23 in observance of Thanksgiving Day. All locations will reopen on Friday, November 24 from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm and resume normal hours.

For more information visit or call 706-277-2545.


Thanksgiving Day Holiday Schedule:

  • Wednesday, November 22, 2017 – All Locations OPEN - EARLY CLOSING: 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM  (McGaughey Chapel Normally Closed)

  • Thursday, November 23, 2017 – All Locations CLOSED – Thanksgiving Day

  • Friday, November 24, 2017 – All Locations OPEN – 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM (Resume Normal Schedule)