Garbage & Recycling

Mission


The mission of the Solid Waste Utility is to provide high-quality solid waste collection and disposal services in a timely and effective manner to promote the safety and welfare of the City residents.

Responsibilities


In general, this division is responsible for the collection, management, and disposal of solid waste.  

  • Residential Garbage Collection:  Garbage must be set out by 6:00 am, at your collection point, on your scheduled collection day.  Garbage may be set out the evening before your collection day.
  • Residential Curbside Recycling Collection:  Recycling must be set out by 6:00 am, at your collection point, on your scheduled collection day. Curbside recycling may be set out the evening before your collection day.

Sections

 
The Waste Department consists of 36 full-time employees working in two sections: waste collection and waste disposal.