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Holidays, Calendar, Map

Garbage Recycle DaysWhat day is my Garbage and Recycling picked up?
Garbage and Recycling are both picked up on the same day. Please have your cans out on the side of the street by 6 a.m. on your scheduled day. You can see your area on the map to the right. For a larger view, click the link above.

The Sanitation Division provides garbage pickup, green yard waste recycling, and blue can recycling. Throughout the year we have special pickups in addition to the Spring and Fall Cleanups. See the schedule below:

Christmas Tree Pickup - Jan 2 - 31, 2019
Green Waste Season - March 4 - Nov 28, 2019
Spring Cleanup - March 25 - May 4, 2019
Fall Cleanup - Sept 23 - Nov 2, 2019
Leaf Bag Pickup - Nov & Dec
Compost station end of season - Nov 30, 2019

The revised 2019 Sanitation Schedule can be viewed in the Mayor's Blog or clicking the link above. The winter Issue of the INVOLVED Magazine (mailed out in November) that has replaced the City Newsletter had incorrect dates and days of the week. The calendar on page 15 shows holidays, special pickups and the green waste season, and whether garbage pickup is on schedule or delayed all in one convenient glance. The holiday schedule is also listed below:


2019 Holiday Schedule

New Year’s Day



Tues - Thurs one day late

Martin Luther King Jr. Day



Regular Schedule

President’s Day



Regular Schedule

Memorial Day



One day late all week

4th of July



Thur pickup on Friday

Pioneer Day



Regular Schedule

Labor Day



One day late all week




Thur pickup on Friday




Wed & Thur one day late


For more information about recycling visit our Recycling page.

recycle childSave with RecyclingDid you know you can save $12/mo on garbage service when participating in recycling compared to the cost of having an additional black can? 

A friendly customer service representative can help you sign up for recycling at 311 or (801) 852-6000. 

Black Container: Garbage
Blue Container: Paper, Plastic, Aluminum and Tin Cans (click here for a complete list)
Green Container: Green Yard Waste

1 Black $17.50
2 Black $35 $420
1 Black +1 Blue $22.50 $270
1 Black +1 Green $21 March – Nov
$15.50 Dec – Feb
1 Black +1 Blue+1 Green
$28 March – Nov
$22.50 Dec– Feb

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day Read up on what to bring and what NOT to bring here.

The Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day is typically the second Saturday of April each year. Details will be posted as they become available. This year's date is April 13, 2019. 

trash receptacleYard Waste Pickup Begins March 4thDon't forget! Yard waste pickup begins March 4, 2019, and ends November 28, 2019. Remember, these cans are for organic yard waste - no garbage. 
Spring Cleanup AgainFall Cleanup September 23 - November 2, 2019 For more information on dumpster locations, transfer stations, unacceptable items, yard waste collection, and compost yard information, look on page 7 of the online INVOLVED Magazine that is in the Mayor's web pages. This magazine has replaced the City Newsletters, or for a quick reference to the locations, look on our Sanitation Cleanups and Special Services page.