Find your Trash or Recycling Schedule


Determine your collection schedule. There are four different schedules depending on where you live.

Choose schedule links below according to whether you are A or B week and whether your trash is collected Monday and Tuesday or Wednesday and Thursday.


Enter your address with the SimpliCity dashboard to see whether you are A or B Week and to find out what day your trash collection is.


Schedules for download or printing


A WEEK – Mon/Tues trash customers
If you are A WEEK and your trash is collected on Mon or Tues

A WEEK – Wed/Thurs trash customers
If you are A WEEK and your trash is collected on Wed or Thurs

B WEEK – Mon/Tues trash customers
If you are B WEEK and your trash collected on Mon or Tues

B WEEK – Wed/Thurs trash customers
If you are B WEEK and your trash is collected on Wed or Thurs


Updated 12/12/2019


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Dispose of large, seasonal or unusual items

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Recycling guidelines

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Holiday schedule updates

View holiday collection schedules to see how holidays will impact your recycling, trash, or other collection services.

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