How to Set Out Recycling

Cart Collection Guidelines

  • Set your cart out by 7:00 a.m. on your collection day.
  • Place the cart(s) within 3 feet of the curb.
  • Turn the cart so the lid faces the street (see the imprinted arrow).
  • If you don’t know when your collection day is, look it up.

Additional recyclables

There is no charge for setting out additional recyclables that do not fit in your cart.

  • Put the extra recycling in a cardboard box or paper bag and place it next to your recycling cart.
  • If you regularly have extra recycling, please request an additional container.
  • Do no overfill your recycling cart.
  • Remove all plastic wrap and foam.


Graphic about free extra recycling