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The Winchester Municipal Utilities (WMU) Recycling Center located at 165 North Maple Street  will be CLOSED from August 10, 2015 until approximately October 5, 2015 for lot repairs.  Those who utilize this facility to dispose of recyclables may bring the material to the WMU Transfer Station, 175 North Maple Street on Thursdays and Fridays ONLY from 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.  WMU apologizes for this temporary inconvenience as we endeavor to make some much needed improvements in this area.  Anyone with questions regarding your recycling or solid waste needs should contact (859) 744-1170

WMU's new and improved billing statement will be introduced during the month of August 2015.  In addition, WMU's upgraded online features will be in place during the month of September 2015.  It is our expection and anticipaton that these enhancements will be a benefit to WMU customers.  Should you have any questions or would like to provide comments you can do so at the numbers listed at the bottom of this page or email your comments to


Office Hours Drive-thru Telephone Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 pm  7:00 am - 4:30 pm 7:00 am - 4:30 pm
Monday-Friday Monday-Friday Monday-Friday

WMU Commissioners

  • Mike Anderson, Chairman
  • Paul Rodgers, Vice Chairman
  • Betty Berryman, Treasurer
  • Jimmy Powell, Secretary
  • William Baker



Ex-officio Commissioners

  • Hon. Ed Burtner, Mayor, city of Winchester
  • Hon. Shannon Cox, Commissioner, city of Winchester


WMU Commission Meetings

The Commission meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month at 5:30 p.m., 150 North Main Street.


WMU Commission Meetings & Events

Details September 3, 201509/03/2015 @ 5:30 pm – Commission Meeting
Details September 7, 201509/07/2015 - WMU Closed - Labor Day
Details September 17, 201509/17/2015 @ 5:30 pm – Commission Meeting
Details November 26, 201511/26/2015 - WMU Closed - Thanksgiving Holiday
Details November 27, 201511/27/2015 - WMU Closed - Thanksgiving Holiday