Times are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the dumpground on Carnation Road outside of Gilmer. No permits are necessary, but a valid driver’s license or photo identification is required.
Upshur County Commissioners Court approved the periodic free dumping a few years ago.
Pct. 1 Comm. James Crittenden said examples of items which can be dumped include old furniture, household garbage, old toys, barbecue grills, lawn mowers and lawn furniture.
No commercial dumping will be allowed. Other items which cannot be dumped are tires, wet paint, building materials (shingles, sheet rock, etc.); tree limbs/branches; and televisions.