What services are included in the City’s waste & recycling program?
  • Weekly trash collection. There are three cart sizes to suit your needs.
  • Biweekly recycling collection with a 95 gallon cart. You may add additional recycle carts for an additional charge.
  • Drop off events, including bulky item, leaf recycling and yard waste events for all Arvada residents who participate in the program at any level, including minimum service level.
  • On-demand curbside bulky item pick up for $15.53 per item for households who select Service Level 1, 2 or 3.
  • Door-to-curb services for physically impaired residents on request.

Services are monthly but billed as a part of your bi-monthly water and trash bill. Call 720-898-7575 to request new service or change your current service level.

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1. What services are included in the City’s waste & recycling program?
2. Are there start up fees or additional fees?
3. How do I purchase bag tags for additional bags that don't fit in my cart?
4. How do I change cart sizes or add an additional cart?
5. If I join the City’s program and I don’t like it, can I switch to minimum service?
6. Am I required to recycle?
7. Does the City provide alley pick up when a house backs to an alley?
8. I sold my house and am moving out. What do I need to do to end my waste and recycling service?
9. Do I have to pay the Minimum Service fee if I do not intend to use the service?
10. How much of the Minimum Service fee goes to the City?
11. What happens if I refuse to pay the Minimum Service fee?