The Morgan County Department of Sanitation oversees the convenience centers in each of the communities in the county. The department also operates a landfill located off Flat Fork Road in Wartburg. The landfill is restricted. In addition to his paid staff, the Director uses inmate labor from the state prison to dispose of the county's solid waste. Morgan County maintains a central recycling center on Flat Fork Road in Wartburg. Recycled materials are also collected from convenience centers, local businesses and schools across the county.