Sanitation & Recycling

The City of Rutland contracts with Waste Management for solid waste collection and recycling. Everyone within city limits is required to have garbage collection and all residential customers within the city limits are required to have recycling collection. Please contact City Hall at 724-3081 to have service started or to change your service.

Most trash and debris, when properly bundled and/or contained properly, can be disposed of at curbside with your regular garbage service days. If you need a replacement container, please contact the City Office. If you have questions for the city, please do not hesitate to contact us. 

For questions specific to trash or recycling pick up that are not addressed here, please call Waste Management directly.

The 2024 Recycling schedule is shown below. Pickup is the third Tuesday of each month EXCEPT in October when recycling will be collected on the fourth Tuesday of the month. 

Contact Info

Waste Management
Customer Service

Frequently Asked Questions

What can I recycle and when is the pickup day?

Recycling is picked up on Tuesday of the third full week of the month. The schedule is posted on the website. Please check the information from Waste Management about what you can and cannot recycle that is shown on the Sanitation & Recycling page.