Garbage & Recycling

Guidelines


  • All trash/recycle containers must be placed outside by 7 a.m. on collection day.
  • Place the container in the street with wheels against the curb or within two feet of the blacktop, and the front of the container facing the street.
  • Containers must be placed four feet apart from other containers and eight feet from mailboxes, poles, fences, trees, or parked vehicles for easy access.
  • The container lid should be able to close fully.
  • Recyclable items (PDF) 
  • Do not bag your recyclables in a plastic garbage sack.


Collection Days


  • Garbage collection is every Friday.
  • Recycling collection is every other Friday.  
  • Specific holidays will move collection to Saturday instead of Friday for that week.  The affected holidays are listed below. 
  • All other holidays are normal collection days.
  • View the 2019 calendar (PDF).


Holiday Collection 2019


  • New Year's Day - pick up on Saturday, January 5
  • Memorial Day - pick up on Saturday, June 1
  • Independence Day - pick up on Saturday, July 6
  • Labor Day - pick up on Saturday, September 7
  • Thanksgiving - pick up on Saturday, November 30
  • Christmas - pick up on Saturday, December 28
  1. Missed Pick-up
  2. Adding or Removing
  3. Replacements or Repairs

What do I do if my trash/recycle was missed and I followed the guidelines?


  • Contact Republic Services directly at (801) 785-5935. 
  • Notification regarding a missed container made before 3 p.m. on your regular collection day may be scheduled for a go-back that same day. 
  • Notification regarding a missed container made after 3 p.m. on your regular collection day may be scheduled for a go-back the following Tuesday. 
  • If notification regarding a missed container is made a few days after your regular collection day , we will not be able to return until the next scheduled collection day.
  • Recycle containers that have trash in them will not be dumped as trash and will be called into the city.
  • Items that are too heavy for the truck arms to lift will not be accepted (i.e. bricks, rocks, etc.). 
  • Containers that are overloaded will not be serviced.