Refuse Collection

Contact Info Refuse Collection
2100 Alum Creek Drive 
Columbus, OH 43207 
Office :  (614) 645-3111
Fax :  (614) 645-7296 
Email : Contact Information

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(614) 645-3111

Trash collection for the City of Columbus is managed by the Department of Public Service, Division of Refuse Collection. The City collects trash from more than 320,000 households using trucks with mechanical arms to pickup and empty collection containers.

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Collection Day Lookup

Collection Day Lookup  Look up your refuse, recycling and yard waste collection days. Print custom calendars for your home and sign up for telephone, e-mail or calendar reminders.  Click here to look up your collection day.

Rotating Color Calendar

Rotating Color Calendar These calendars apply to trash collection for those assigned a color-collection schedule. - learn more

Household Trash Collection

Household Trash Collection Information about household trash collection. - learn more

Bulk Collection

Bulk Collection Information about large items that cannot be thrown away because they are too big to fit in your trash container. - learn more

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Yard Waste Collection Information about yard waste collection. - learn more

Unacceptable Items

Unacceptable Items What should not go into regular trash? - learn more

About Refuse Collection

About Refuse Collection Information about the Division of Refuse Collection. - learn more


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