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Jake Abraham Transfer Station

(843) 918-2160

3221 Mr. Joe White Avenue 


The Jake Abraham Transfer Station is operated by the Solid Waste & Recycling Division as part of the city's Public Works Department.  The facility is located at 3221 Mr. Joe White Avenue.  For more information about services, call 843-918-2160.


Hours of operation are 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.


The same materials accepted for curbside pick-up are accepted at the transfer station.  For more information, including a more detailed list of materials accepted, see the Solid Waste & Recycling Division webpage.

Jake Abraham Transfer Station Sign with HoursThe following materials are accepted:

  • Household Garbage
  • Bulk Waste
  • Yard Waste
  • Co-mingled Recyclables
  • Clean Wood Waste
  • Scrap Metal
  • Electronic Waste
  • Automotive and Light Truck Tires (Limit of four off-the-rim tires per person, per day.)

A $5 minimum charge will be applied to all loads (applies to City of Myrtle Beach residents and businesses, too).  Prices are subject to change.  The following fees and weights apply:

  • Garbage – $61 per ton
  • Bulk Waste – $52 per ton
  • Yard Waste – $40.50 per ton
  • Clean Wood Waste – $52 per ton
  • Co-mingled Recyclables – No Charge
  • Automotive and Light Truck Tires – No Charge  (Limit of four off-the-rim tires per person, per day.)
  • Electronic Waste – No Charge

State law requires separate recycling for electronics, TVs and computers.  This means TVs and computers CANNOT be placed in the garbage or curbside recycling containers.  If you have a computer or TV that is ready for pick-up, contact the Solid Waste Division directly at 843-918-2160.  Electronics can also be dropped off at the Jake Abraham Transfer Station, 3221 Mr. Joe White Avenue, for recycling.  

Jake Abraham Transfer Station Building