workers placing garbage into a truck

Residential Sanitation (garbage) pick-up take place (4) days a week including holidays unless otherwise noted on the City calendar. 

Garbage Pick Up Schedule:
Residential (East End): Monday & Thursday
Residential (West End): Tuesday & Friday
High-Rise Buildings (Broadway & Shore Road) Six (6) days a week
(no garbage pickup on Wednesdays)


Important Reminders:

  • Residents should place garbage curbside after 7:00pm the day prior to collection and no later than 7:00am day of collection.
  • When using bags, place refuse in plastic bags, no larger than twenty (20) gallon capacity.
  • Trash bags are required to be placed in a proper container with a close fitting lid
  • All containers/bags used should not exceed 40 pounds.
  • Please use proper strength garbage bags. Garbage bags that have holes and are leaking liquids MUST be double-bagged to prevent leakage onto sidewalks
Commercial Garbage Pickup: (Park Avenue and West Beech Street business districts) takes place 7 days a week. Click here for Commercial Sanitation information.