Garbage & Recycling

General Guidelines
  • Rubbish collection on major holidays varies. For holiday hours and special collection days, please review our Service Calendar
  • Refuse may be put out no sooner than one half-hour before sunset the evening before collection, but no later than 7 a.m. collection day.
  • Do not use 55-gallon drums or reusable containers without handles.
  • Containers should be bushel size. All rubbish should be put into bags. Rubbish should not be placed in blue bags.
  • The following materials will not be collected as part of regular rubbish: commercial rubbish, contractors' debris, earth, rocks, tree stumps, broken concrete, explosives, poison, or tires.
  • For large quantities of rubbish, please call Rumpke at 440-746-0678 prior to the pickup date.
  • Please secure your trash so it does not blow around the neighborhood. If you use a container for regular trash, put the contents in a trash bag within the container.
Special Collections
For special collection days and special events, please review our Service Calendar.
  • Community Shred Day: There is a limit of three boxes per turn in line. Proof of residency is required.
  • Computer Collection: Computers are collected year-round at the service garage off Oakes Road between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. on weekdays.
  • Hazardous Waste Roundup: This collection service is offered on weekdays between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. at the service garage off Oakes Road. This type of waste includes oil-based paints, pesticides, fertilizers, and fluorescent tub lights. Latex paints are not hazardous and will not be accepted.
  • Scrap Tire Roundup: Bring old tires to the service garage area during stated collections dates (usually in September). Tires on rims will not be accepted. (Note: This service is NOT available year-round.)