Refuse Collection

Contact Info Department of Public Service
50 W. Gay Street
Columbus, OH 43215-9005
Office :  (614) 645-3111
Fax :  (614) 645-7805
Email : Contact Information

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Refuse collection FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

  • My trash collection was missed, can you help me?
  • Can I purchase an additional container?
  • I am elderly or have a physical limitation; do you provide a special service for people like me?
  • I just moved in, how do I establish service?
  • My 300-gallon container in the alley is overflowing, can you help?
  • How do I arrange for a bulk collection (items too large for my container)?
  • Where can I get information regarding disposal of hazardous materials?
  • What do I do with yard waste?
  • What do the COLORS signify?
  • Whom do I call if I have a question concerning my regular collection day?
  • How do holidays affect the collection schedule?
  • What can I do about somebody who is dumping illegally?
  • How do I arrange for a dead animal pickup in the City?
  • My wheeled container is damaged, how can I get it repaired or replaced?
  • The 300-gallon container in the alley is damaged, how can I get it repaired or replaced?
  • Can't find what you are looking for?
  • How do I contact the Divison of Refuse Collection?