Container Placement Procedures
Place containers 4 feet apart.
Trash and recycling containers must be 4 feet apart.
Bag and Tie.
The bagging of garbage and grass is a requirement by Maricopa County to keep control of insects, rodents or other "vector" that can transmit diseases. Bagging also keeps control of odors as well as keeping the inside of your garbage container clean.
Keep a lid on it!
City code requires residents to have lids on solid waste containers (garbage or recycling) secured to prevent rain, insects and blowing of garbage or recyclable materials throughout your neighborhood.
Reminder 5:30 a.m.!
To ensure timely collection, containers must be placed curbside before 5:30 a.m. the day of pick up.
Don't overload the bin
Keep area free of weeds and trimmed
No obstruction within 15 feet
(Examples include automobiles, mailboxes, light poles, etc.)