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Trash and Recycling Program

Trash and Recycling Program2018-04-25T16:56:34+00:00

The City contracts with Borden Waste-Away for trash removal and recycling.

For more information please visit Borden Residential Trash & Recycling information 

Program Basics:
Trash:

  • Weekly trash pick-up with a 96-gallon cart. A second 96-gallon cart will be available for an extra $7.50 a month.
  • If you would prefer a smaller 65-gallon cart instead of a 96-gallon cart, that will be available free of charge upon request
  • Any bag outside the cart must have “bag tags” on the neck of the bag for the driver to pick them up. These tags are available at Martin’s Supermarket for only $1.50 each

Odd-Sized Trash:

  • Odd trash items will be picked up free of charge from each resident every month (2 items a month)
  • These items need to be prescheduled between Monday and Thursday and will only be picked up on Friday.
  • This will be in place of Spring/Fall cleanup days.
  • Items containing Freon will not be picked up unless they are certified Freon-free

Recycling:

  • Recycling is available and includes a 96-gallon cart for only $5.00 per month
  • Serviced every other week on your normal trash route.
  • Please call Borden to set up a recycling account and you will be billed directly from Borden.

Please have your trash out and available to the driver by 6:00am on your service day with the cart placed no more than 3 feet from the curb and the handle toward the house. The opening should be toward the road for proper service.

Residents with questions regarding service, cart repairs, scheduling for large items, and requests for different sized or additional carts should call Borden Waste-Away Customer Support 1-800-386-3313 Ext.570

Routes:
Click here to see the weekly trash schedule.

Weather Delays:
In the event of inclement weather, trash and recycling services will run a day behind (i.e. if Monday service is cancelled, Monday customers are serviced Tuesday. Friday customers are serviced on Saturday).

Holiday Schedule:
Trash collection will not run on the following holidays:

  • Memorial Day (All services delayed ONE day)
  • July 4th (All services delayed ONE day)
  • Labor Day (All services delayed ONE day)
  • Thanksgiving Day (Thursday & Friday services delayed ONE day)
  • Christmas Day (No delays in service)
  • New Year’s Day (Friday services delayed ONE day)