Container Information

Container Placement

To ensure easy collection, please use these guidelines:
  • Containers must be placed curbside by 6:00 am on the scheduled pick-up day
  • Place the automated container on the street, wheels against the curb and with the handle facing your home
  • Please refrain from blocking the sidewalk
  • Containers should be at least three feet from:
    • Any other obstructions
    • Lamp posts
    • Mailbox posts
    • Other automated containers
    • Parked cars
    • Trees

Container Removal & Storage

(City Code 7-04-001-0007)
  • Residential or commercial automated collection containers shall be placed at curbside by 6:00 a.m. on the day of collection.
  • Automated collection containers shall be removed from the curbside on the same day the container is serviced. (Ord. 1764, 07-21-92)

Lost or Damaged Containers

  • Each container is assigned to the residence, not the customer.
  • For additional containers or to report lost or stolen containers, please call Environmental Services Division at (928) 213-2110.
  • In some cases, a replacement charge of $62 will be assessed if damage to container was due to negligence.