Dos & Don'ts

Trash Placement

Don'ts


  • Do not place trash bins near guide wires or trees.
  • Do not park in front of trash bins.
  • Do not place can out backward: Handles must face opposite side of street.
  • Do not place building, remodeling or demolition materials inside can.
  • Do not place trash bins out before 7 p.m. the day before regular pickup.
How not to place your trash

Dos


  • Do have trash bins out before 7 a.m. day of pickup.
  • Do space all containers 3 foot apart.

Yard Waste


Don'ts


  • Do not place trash, paper products, food or animal waste in yard waste containers.
  • Do not place yard waste in plastic bags.
How to properly place trash

Dos


  • Do place yard waste in paper yard bags or 32 gallon (or smaller) container.
  • Do only place leaves, grass clippings and vegetative debris out for yard waste.
  • Do not leave ornaments, tinsel or tree stands on Christmas trees.

Recycling


View the recycling information page.