Site LocationSWLF Completed Project Aerial

6025 Old Smithfield Road
Apex, NC  27539


The South Wake Landfill Northeast District Improvements Project includes renovations and capacity increases to the convenience center, household hazardous waste, and the multi-material facility. The new site layout provides enhanced circulation and directional signage that improves overall customer service and use efficiency. A new field office building provides for staff offices as well as for educational use for school groups, including facility and landfill tours. Green strategies in the project include LED lighting, high-efficiency HVAC systems, regional and recycled materials used in the site products and interior finishes, a rain garden, and native and drought-tolerant landscaping.
Site Acreage​: 145 acres
Parking: 60 spaces including customer and service vehicles
Building Area: ​Field Office Building, Attendants Hut, Multi-Material/Household Hazardous Waste Office, and Covered Convenience Center, Household Hazardous Waste, and Multi-Material drop off areas
Programs Offered: ​Convenience Center, Household Hazardous Waste, Multi-Material, Tire Drop-Off, and Educational programming space
Engineer: CDM Smith
Contractor: ​Harrod & Associates Constructors, Inc.
Construction Cost: ​$8.2 Million
Opened to the Public:

March 2019

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SWLF Convenience CenterSWLF Field Office Building