Recycling Rules & Regulations

The following rules and regulations should be followed to ensure your recyclables are collected on your scheduled trash day.

  • No plastic bags or garbage bags are permitted in the recycling container.
  • Recycling containers should be placed at your curbside the night before or by 7 a.m. on your scheduled service day and removed from the public right of way that evening.
  • Ensure the handle and lid hinge is facing your residence, and that the lid is closed to prevent damage to carts.
  • Make sure the containers are at least 3 feet from:
    • Light posts
    • Mailboxes
    • Other containers
    • Parked cars
    • Trees
  • Recycling is picked up once a week along with your solid waste, according to the collection schedule.
  • Recycle this:
    • Paper:
      • Brown paper bags
      • Catalogues and magazines
      • Corrugated cardboard
      • Door hangers
      • Flyers
      • Junk mail
      • Newspapers with inserts
      • Office and school papers
      • Phone books
      • Food containers (remove liners)
    • Plastic Containers
      • Alcohol bottles
      • Bleach and fabric softener jugs
      • Cooking oil bottles and jugs
      • Laundry detergent jugs
      • Milk and water jugs
      • Any size soft drink bottles
    • Cans:
      • Aerosol cans
      • Aluminum soda or beer cans
      • Steel food cans
    • Glass: any color bottles or jars. Please remove metals lids.
      • No window glass, mirrors, or ceramics accepted.
  • Please rinse all plastic containers, drink containers and food containers prior to placing into the recycle rollout.
  • We do not recycle:
    • Children's toys
    • Clothes hangers
    • Clothing
    • Hazardous materials
    • Leaves or yard waste
    • Medical equipment
    • Paint
    • Petroleum products, such as oil or antifreeze containers
    • Plastic bags
    • Piping
    • Styrofoam
    • Tissue paper
    • Water hoses