Trash Collection

Curbside and Alley Trash Collection

 Curbside Trash Collection Guidelines  
 When is my trash collected?
- Refer to the trash collection schedule on the map: Collection schedule
- Place your trash container at curbside or in the driveway by 6:00 a.m. and remove by 8:00 p.m. on the same day.  Do not block the sidewalk and place trash container 4 feet away from fixed objects.
 Curbside collection container

 How do I prepare my trash for collection?
- Secure all trash, grass and animal waste in plastic bags and place inside the trash container with lid closed.  This prevents littering and odors.
- Do not overfill and all materials must be inside of the trash. container.  Materials outside of the trash containers will not be collected.

 

Plastic bag it

 

 Alley Trash Collection Guidelines  

 When is my trash collected?
- Refer to the trash collection schedule on the map: Collection schedule

 
 How do I prepare my trash for collection?
- Secure all trash, grass and animal waste in plastic bags and place inside the trash container with lid closed. This prevents littering and odors.
- Do not overfill and all materials must be inside of the trash container. Materials outside of the trash containers will not be collected.
 

 Alley trash containers
-Use the closest trash container.  If that container is full, use the next adjacent one. 
- Do not move trash containers, only authorized Solid Waste employees may move container.
- Do not allow the alleyways to become littered with garbage, you are required to maintain the alleyways. 
- Maintain tree limbs and branches no lower than 13.5 feet above the alleyways.
- Trim or cut vegetation so that it does not protrude into the alleyways. 
- Remove all weeds from properties and adjacent rights of way.  This includes alley areas from your property to the center of the alleyway. 
- Do not place the recycling container in the alley, place in front of your house at curbside for collection. 

 

    Example of a Clean Alley Way 

Unacceptable materials for trash collection
The items listed below may not be placed for black trash container.  To dispose of the items, you may call Solid Waste Commercial for roll-off service at (480) 350-8268 or visit the transfer stations

  • Construction materials
  • Lumber
  • Shingles
  • Brick
  • Rock
  • Concrete 
  • Dirt
  • Sod
  • Sand
  • Auto parts
  • Appliances such as refrigerators, freezers, washer, microwaves, televisions, dryers, dishwashers, and water heaters can by recycled or repurposed using these businesses or by dropping them off at the Household Products Collection Center during operating hours
  • Motor oil and hazardous materials - Please take to the Household Products Collection Center