Trash Collection

Per City Ordinance 1997-38, all residential households that require trash removal must utilize the city’s designated trash hauler. Rumpke is the designated trash hauler for residential trash pickup and the fee for each level of service will remain as stated below until December 31, 2025. 

For questions about pick up, bulk/special items, and additional offered services please call Rumpke at 1.800.828.8171. 

Special Announcements

Please visit Rumpke to view the upcoming holiday schedule.

Place your live Christmas tree on the tree lawn next to your rubbish for pick up. Rumpke requires any trees to be less than 4 feet in length. Rumpke will pick it up on the same day of your regular service if you have super service. If you do not, please schedule a special pick up with Rumpke at 800-828-8171. All ornaments, lights, stands and other man-made decorations, must be removed from Christmas trees before collection. 

Available Service Levels

Each household is responsible for registering and selecting a level of service suitable to its needs. Please call Rumpke for service at 800-828-8171.

 There are 3 levels of service to choose from:

Level of Service

Monthly Total

Monthly Total (w/ Optional Toter)

Bag **

$4.99 + $2.50/bag

$4.99 + $2.50/bag




Super Service



** Bags for Minimum Generator service must be purchased from Rumpke


  • Use proper containers: metal and/or plastic cans with lids, barrels, or sealed plastic bag with thickness of at least 1.5 millimeters (with a maximum capacity of 30-gallons per bag). No container or bag shall weigh more than 50 pounds. Cardboard boxes are not acceptable containers
  • Place trash at curb before 7 a.m. on the date of scheduled pickup
  • Holiday pickup delayed if the following holidays falls on a pick up date, Monday through Thursday:
    • 4th of July
    • Christmas
    • Labor Day
    • Memorial Day
    • New Years
    • Thanksgiving
  • Make payment timely to prevent discontinuation of service
  • Call customer service for direction in disposal of any items not listed in bulk items and to register complaints and concerns

Bulk Items List

A $25 disposal fee is required for the following items:
  • Air conditioner (window unit)
  • Bath tub
  • Bulk (approved construction material per can)
  • Chair (upholstered and wood)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Hot Water Tank
  • Incinerator
  • Loose material (per container)
  • Mattress
  • Miscellaneous material unable to be contained not to exceed 50 lbs
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower / tub unit
  • Sink
  • Sofa
  • Springs
  • Stationary tubs
  • Stove / oven
  • Swing set (disassembled)
  • Table
  • Television
  • Toilet and tank
  • Washer
  • Yard waste, brush / per bundle
  • Yard waste, brush, loose in can
  • Yard Waste, grass clippings per bag

This fee only applies to bag and 60-gallon service; it does not apply to Super Service