Residents are kindly requested to place their trash out for collection on Monday mornings. Our team ensures pickup within a 72-hour timeframe. For residents in Guadalupe Circle, Sunnyside, Prairie Park, and Marktown, your designated collection day is Wednesday. Please be advised that on city-observed holidays, there will be a delay in the regular pick-up schedule. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation during these instances.
1st & 2nd District - Monday
3rd & 4th District - Wednesday
5th & 6th District - Friday
1st, 2nd, 3rd District - Tuesday
4th, 5th, 6th District - Thursday
Residents are kindly requested to call our office (219) 391-8463 before placing items in the alleyway. For residents in Guadalupe Circle, Sunnyside, and Prairie Park your designated rubbish collection day is Wednesday. City crews operate in a systematic manner, addressing rubbish pickup district by district in the alleys. Note that truck-worthy loads will be reported to Code Enforcement.
Ensure that all recycling toters are thoughtfully placed at the curbside of your home or apartment within each district.
Please use trash bags for all garbage; avoid loose items. (NO LOOSE GARBAGE, PLEASE!)
Ensure your trash receptacle is easily accessible. (City Employees are not permitted to enter private property.)
Please refrain from putting HazardousMaterials in the trash. For assistance with hazardous materials please contact the Lake County Hazardous Waste center at 219-853-2420.