and accessible container locations, as approved by the City, shall be provided
by the owner/occupant of the establishments needing container collection.
Containers shall be located a minimum of 6 feet from the buildings, overhangs
and any other objects to prevent damage during the dumping process. When used,
a container enclosure shall be 12 feet wide by 12 feet deep (clear inside
dimensions) with a 12-foot opening when the gates are open. Each gate shall be
equipped with a positive stop rod to hold the gate open. City containers shall
not be moved without the express permission of the Solid Waste Division.
type of business you operate will determine the collection service most
appropriate to meet your solid waste needs. The Department will provide you
with an assessment of the refuse, and advise you of the most suitable type of
collection service based on volume, bin size, service frequency and bin
loading type commercial refuse bins are available in 2, 3, 4, 6 and 8 cubic
yard sizes. Service is offered from 1 to 6 days a week.
do not stack additional boxes, pallets or other debris around your commercial
refuse bin. Once the refuse container is full, additional refuse should be held
inside your business until the container has received its scheduled service or
a Special Pick-up should be requested. You will
be billed for the Special Pick-up, accordingly.
your refuse bin lids closed at all times. This prevents the possibility of
papers blowing out and contains any odor until your refuse bin is serviced on
its scheduled pick-up day.
container must not be overloaded to the extent that its
lids cannot close.
PROHIBITED - Building materials
(Construction Debris), concrete, bricks, sand and heavy logs should not be
placed in the container.
container is emptied mechanically by the operator from the truck cab. Any
accumulations of boxes, trash or pallets left on or around the refuse container
will not be collected. Instead, the container will be tagged as overloaded.
Containers that are inaccessible due to obstructive parking or
other reasons beyond the control of the Solid Waste Division may require a
chargeable extra dump (a Special) before the next scheduled collection day. It
is the responsibility of the customer to ensure the container(s) are not
blocked on the scheduled collection day.
shrubbery, limbs, yard trash, etc., must be cut in lengths required to fit
inside the refuse container. The service charge you pay is for the containers’
capacity. Additional trash outside the refuse bin will not be collected.
the type of business you operate will determine the type of collection service
most appropriate for your solid waste needs.
bulk service is available to those businesses whose refuse volume or commercial
location cannot support a commercial refuse bin.