Refuse collection is provided by Waste Management Inc. and is picked up on Friday mornings. If there is a holiday during the week, refuse will be collected on Saturday. Holidays that delay trash pickup: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day. Any holiday besides the six listed will NOT effect trash pickup. The fee for refuse service is included in your monthly water bill. Currently, the fee for refuse collection is $16.00 per month.
The City offers a residential refuse discount program for senior citizens. The residential refuse assistance program is designed to assist citizens 65 years of age and older. All residents who are sixty-five years of age or older and who are head of household may apply for a 10% reduction of their monthly refuse bill. To enroll in the program, complete the Residential Refuse Discount Form and return it to the Utilities Department, 4175 Alum Creek Drive.
WASTE MANAGEMENT 2022 HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
These are the dates that trash collection in Obetz will be affected. These holidays will move trash collection from Friday to Saturday.
Memorial Day – Pick-up will occur on 6/4/22
Independence Day – Pickup will occur on 7/9/22
Labor Day – Pick-up will occur on 9/10/22
Thanksgiving – Pick-up will occur on 11/26/22
Christmas – Pick-up will occur on 12/31/22