Refuse & Recycling

Collection Days


  • Rubbish is collected each Wednesday by Priority Waste with the exception of the holidays. See attached flyer. 
  • Collection will be moved one day for Christmas (pickup December 26), New Years Day (pickup 1/2/2020), Memorial Day (5/28/2020), Labor Day (9/10/2020). *There will be no other changes in 2020. 
  • Recycling is collected every other week depending on where you live in the City.

Collection Times


Please have all your items out by 6 a.m.

Size & Weight Guidelines


  • Cans must be 32-gallons or smaller due to weight.
  • No container should weigh more than 50 pounds.

Yard Waste

  • Yard waste is picked up the April 1st through the first Wednesday in December.
  • Tree branches must be bundled and cannot exceed 4 feet in length or four inches in diameter.
  • Yard waste means grass, leaves, vegetation, twigs, and other plant materials.

More Information


If you have any questions or problems with pick-up, contact Priority Waste at 586-228-1200.