Garbage & Bulk Items

Service at a Glance

Garbage Tips
  • Do you have extra garbage that you need to throw out?
  • Did you get an Oops! Sticker on your trash?
  • Are you currently in a situation where you have more than one bag of garbage every week?
When's your next collection day?
  • Search for your collection schedule
  • View the holiday schedule
  • Download the City's free waste app
Not sure where to put that toothbrush?
  • Search for any waste item and learn where it goes
  • Download the City's free waste app
Effective May 1, 2018 toss black plastic & Styrofoam products in the garbage

Due to the unpredictability of the recycling market, the City suggests tossing these items in the garbage:

  • plastic coffee cup lids
  • styrofoam coffee cups, meat trays plates & take-out containers
  • black plastic food containers
  • black plant pots and trays
Do you know what the City considers “bulk items”?

There is a long list of bulk items that you can have picked up at the curb such as:

  • Carpet
  • Mattresses
  • Pool liners
  • Vacuums
  • Water coolers
Are you wondering what to do with your old couch?

The City picks up big household items like couches, tables, and mattresses on a call-in basis.

You must call at least one week before you want your bulk garbage picked up.