Recycling & Garbage

Recycling & Garbage Services Overview

Our thanks and appreciation go to Richmond residents for recycling and reducing waste in our community. Every time you make a choice to recycle, you're helping us achieve our goal to be a Recycling Smart City and divert 80% of our waste from the landfill by 2020

Garbage Collection
& Schedule
Paper, Plastic, Glass
& More...
Food Scraps & Yard
Trimmings
2cans BlueBox Foodscraps
Public Spaces Hazardous Waste &
Banned Materials
Community Outreach
Publicspacesrecycling other workshops & community programs
Sign-Up for Free Recycling and Garbage Reminders
Single-family home residents can sign-up for free recycling and garbage pick up day reminders. Residents can set up how they want to receive reminders, which are available by email, text message, Twitter or a phone call. The tool is simple and easy to use. Just enter your address below and click on "Find."

This service does not apply to townhomes and multi-family dwellings with private garbage pickup or Blue Carts. Please contact your property management company for your pickup schedule.

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