Sanitation Department

We provide our business and residential customers with garbage and recycling services. 

Recycling is collected City Wide once per week on Mondays and taken to Clinton County Area Solid Waste Agency in Clinton. Clinton accepts co-mingled recycling, No sorting is needed. Recycling will be collected and transported with the City Garbage truck.  Please see more here for a complete list and requirements.  Garbage is collected twice per week: South Side Customers - Tuesdays, and North Side Customers - Fridays. Garbage is  taken to the Waste Authority of Jackson County transfer station in Andrew.

All Residential customers with curb pickup are provided with a city owned garbage can for the $20.00 monthly rate. If a customer requires 2 garbage cans, the city will provide one with an extra $5 per monthly charge. There is also an extra charge for customers who place garbage outside of the garbage can. Customers need to provide their own recycling bin of their choice which is included in the garbage rate.   

Holiday Pickup Schedule 2021

If Garbage or Recycling falls on a holiday – A holiday schedule will be mailed or you can download it  HERE    

More Information

For complete details regarding garbage and recycling services (pickup times, special pickup fees, recyclable materials, etc.), please view our Garbage and Recycling Informaiton sheet.