Thanksgiving Collection Schedule
Our business office will be closed Thursday (Nov. 23) & Friday (Nov. 24). Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday areas will be collected on regular schedule that week. Thursday and Friday areas will be collected one day late (excluding downtown night routes).
Food Scraps & Yard Debris Curbside Collection Service continues through Dec. 1. Please store your cart somewhere safe during the winter months. Yard waste collection will resume Feb. 26, 2018.
Happy Holidays from all of us at Solid Waste Collection!
Food Scraps & Yard Debris Rates
SERVICE. For food & yard waste collection information, please click here.
MONTHLY RATE. This optional service is $15.87 March through November. You are charged whether the cart is out each week or not during the nine months of operation. There is no charge or collection while the service is suspended during the months of December, January and February.
ADDITIONAL FEES & CHARGES. These additional charges apply if necessary.
Restocking Fee - $26.91
(cancelling before one full year of service)
Redelivery Fee - $26.91
(re-ordering service within one full year of cancellation)
Contaminated Food Scraps & Yard Debris Cart - $10.98
(cart dumped as garbage due to unacceptable materials - see Collection Info)
Overweight Food Scraps & Yard Debris Cart - $10.98
(cart exceeded 200 lb. weight limit)
Extra Dump Food Scraps & Yard Debris Cart - $3.97
(cart redumped during initial collection)
Extra Dump Food Scraps & Yard Debris Cart - $3.97 with $13.07 Return Trip Fee = $17.04
Cart Dumped During Winter Months - $3.97
(cart containing acceptable materials dumped during winter months when billing and collection is suspended - billed each time it is out December, January and February)
Contaminated Cart Dumped During Winter Months - $10.98
(cart containing unacceptable materials or garbage dumped during winter months when billing and collection is suspended - billed each time it is out December, January and February)
Return Trip Fee - $13.07
(cart not out or accessible for collection)
Extra material - CHARGED ACCORDINGLY
(extra material no longer than 4 feet in length, may be bundled and placed next to the food scraps/yard debris cart for collection).
DIRTY CART? Customers are responsible to keep their city issued Food Scraps & Yard Debris carts clean and sanitary. If you wish to have the city replace your existing Food Scraps & Yard Debris cart with a clean one, please call 509.625.7878 or fill out the service request form. There is a $22.42 fee for this service.
CONTACT INFORMATION. Have a question? Need Assistance? We're here to help, call us at 311, or for outside city limits, 509.755.CITY (2489).