Solid Waste Management

Trash Collection, Recycling, Composting, and Hazardous Waste Disposal

Thanksgiving trash and recycling collection changes

Trash and recycling collection changes over Thanksgiving Holiday

There will be no residential trash or recycling collection on Thursday, November 27th due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Only customers with the regularly scheduled trash and recycling (week 2) collection day on Thursday will be affected.

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Curb It With Blue

Single Stream Curbside Recycling

On October 21st, the City of Lawrence began single stream curbside recycling collection for Lawrence residents.

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Holiday Toy & Food Drive

Holiday Toy & Food Drive

On Mondays, Dec. 1st and 8th (weather permitting), the Solid Waste Division will be picking up new unwrapped toys and non-perishable food items for donation along the regularly scheduled yard waste collection routes.

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Saturday Brush & Yard Waste Drop-Off

Saturday Brush & Yard Waste Drop-Off

Drop off brush and other yard waste at the Compost Facility on Saturdays only, March through mid-December from 10 am to 4 pm.

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Monday yard waste collection

Monday Residential Yard Waste Collection

Set out yard waste for curbside collection by 6 am on Mondays only, March through mid-December (except on holidays).

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NEW! Notify Text Alert

Do you ever have a hard time remembering when you need to set out your trash or yard waste cart? Sign up to receive text or e-mail alerts for your trash services.

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new trash collection routes

Residential Trash and Recycling Collection Schedule

NEW! Find your collection days on our interactive map.

On October 21st, residential curbside recycling collection routes began. Recycling is collected Tuesday through Friday on an every-other-week basis. For more information on recyclable materials accepted, set-out guidelines, where to recycle materials not accepted curbside, and more, click here.

To view a larger printable map click here (PDF).



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