The container must be set out by 6:00 am on your normally scheduled pick-up day to be emptied. Trucks will not be rerouted for late placements.
City issued containers must remain at a property if the property is sold.
The handle of the container must face the house.
Garbage must be placed in bags before placed into the container.
Garbage should not be "packed" into the container. The contents must fall freely when it is dumped.
Animal waste must be placed in closed plastic bags before being placed into the container.
Ashes must be cooled and placed in a cardboard box three feet away from the container.
City issued waste containers must be free of snow and ice and not blocked by parked cars or other items.
Extra garbage must be placed 3 feet away from the city issued container and light enough for one man to lift.
Grass trimmings are not allowed in the container. Grass trimmings must be bagged and placed at least three feet away from the container. A separate truck will collect it on the same day as your garbage collection. Please use the neighborhood drop-off grass and leaf collection sites. It is voluntary at this time; however, you are encouraged to use the sites whenever possible.
Branches are not allowed in the container. Branches must be bundled and tied, shorter than 4 feet in length and placed at least three feet away from your the container.
Construction debris is not allowed in the container.All waste generated by a contractor will be the responsibility of the contractor or occupant.