Trash Department

Regular Trash

  • Scheduled pickup will be Monday and/or Thursday
  • 5:00 a.m for commercial and 7:00 a.m. for residential.
  • 3 cans are allowed per household per pickup.
  • Trash containers must not exceed 35 gallons and not weight more than 70 lbs.
  • Each item must be able to be carried by 2 people, and not exceed 150 lbs.
  • Appliances containing freon must have proper DNR paperwork attached in order for it to be picked up. This form can be picked up at the City Office.
  • Appliances are limited to 2 per household per pickup.
  • Items that are not accepted are tires, oil, batteries, paint, auto parts, animals, hazardous waste and yard waste. Please see the flyer below for disposal of household hazardous waste and e-waste items through the Mark Twain Regional Council of Governments collection center in Perry.
  • Any construction and demolition waste will require a container and will need to be set up through second party for an additional fee.
  • All items must be bundled, bagged or boxed, no longer that 4 ft in length and curbside.

2018 Bulk Trash Pick-Up Dates

  • January 8
  • January 11
  • May 14
  • May 17
  • September 10
  • September 13
  • November 12
  • November 15