Monday – Area 1:
•East of and including Penn Street to east City limits, north of and including Ninth Street to the river
•East of and including International Avenue and east of and including Hara Lane to east City limits

Tuesday – Area 2:
•South of Ninth Street and from Highway 47 to Highway 100
•South of Jefferson Street and Eighth Street intersection (including both sides of Jefferson Street and Highway A), and east of Hara Lane and South of Highway 100

Wednesday – Area 3:
•North of and including Ninth Street from Jefferson Street to Penn Street
•South of Ninth Street, North of Highway 100 between Highway 47 and International Avenue

Thursday – Area 4:
•North of Fifth Street (except Windy Hills) and west of Jefferson Street to west City limits

Friday, Area 5:
•Windy Hills Subdivision
•South of and including Fifth Street, west of Jefferson Street to west City limits

2019 Trash Holiday Schedule

01/01/19New Year's Day01/01/19Tuesday & Wednesday on Wednesday
01/21/19Martin Luther King Jr. Day01/21/19Monday & Tuesday on Tuesday
2/18/19President's Day02/18/19Monday & Tuesday on Tuesday
04/19/19Good Friday (1/2 Day)04/19/19Friday on Friday
05/27/19Memorial Day05/27/19Monday & Tuesday on Tuesday
07/04/19Independence Day07/04/19Thursday and Friday on Friday
09/02/19Labor Day09/02/19Monday & Tuesday on Tuesday
11/11/19Veterans Day11/11/19Monday & Tuesday on Tuesday
11/28/19Thanksgiving11/28/19Wednesday & Thursday on Wednesday
11/29/19Day After Thanksgiving11/29/19Friday on Friday
12/24/19Christmas Eve (1/2 Day)12/24/19Tuesday on Tuesday
12/25/19Christmas Day12/25/19Wednesday & Thursday on Thursday
01/01/20New Year's Day01/01/20Wednesday & Thursday on Thursday

For the period of June 1, 2013 and thereafter, every owner of a dwelling house or of any house or building, any part of which is used for residential purposes within the City, shall pay $14.15 each month per family unit of such residential building to the City for the services.

For the period of June 1, 2013 and thereafter, persons over the age of 62 years shall pay the sum of $8.50 each month to the City for the services enumerated and provided in Section 220.060 of the City Code upon making application to the City Collector and furnishing the City Collector with proof of eligibility.

To set up services for refuse, please call Utility Billing at (636) 390-1045.


1.   Receptacles shall be placed out the night before after 6 p.m., but no later than 5 a.m. on the regularly scheduled collection day. 
2.   Refuse must be brought out to the curb.
3.   Receptacles shall comply with either two of the following options:
Option 1:  No more than 35 gallons in volume and weigh no more than 50 pounds when filled with refuse, garbage or ashes.
Option 2:  Larger receptacles (greater than 35 gallons) shall meet the following current “Approved Refuse Container” list:

Current Approved Refuse Containers

TOTEREVR II96, 64, 48, 35, 3201-02-19

*There is no requirement to purchase a new TOTER cart.  Residents can continue to utilize their 35 gallon or less containers but now have an option to utilize a large TOTER cart.
4.   In order to keep trash from blowing around, we ask that if you still bag your trash in the container.
5.   Rocks, heavy metal, waste oil, tires, batteries or hazardous waste will not be accepted.
6.  No biodegradable material or yard waste may be placed in refuse collection containers.
7.  For large items, the City will pick up curbside during Special Clean-Up Week.  If you have items that need to be disposed of sooner, click here to view what is accepted at the Landifll.
8.  The City will not pick up renovations, move outs or evictions.

Residents can purchase TOTER Brand Containers at local stores.  For TOTER Cart specifications, visit




Large Items Collection
Large items not usually picked up during normal refuse collection are collected curbside twice a year typically the third full week of April and October, same day as your trash pickup.  The first pick up will be April 15 – April 19, 2019 with the second pick up scheduled for October 14 – October 18, 2019.

Items not picked up:
•Hazardous materials
•Demolition and yard waste