The City of Evansville has officially announced the dates for Heavy Trash Pickup days! 

Christine Glade
Christine Glade

The City of Evansville just announced on Twitter, that heavy trash pick up will begin March 26th and run through June 1st.  If you have trash service, you are able to participate in heavy trash pickup at no extra charge.

Here's what they will and will not pickup:

Items that will be collected include:

  • Carpet
    • Must be rolled in sections no longer than 4 ft. and no wider than 2 ft. in diameter
  • Furniture
    • Sofas, tables, chairs, mattresses, box springs, etc.
  • Appliances
    • Stoves, refrigerators, washing machines, water heaters, etc.
    • Limit two of each type of appliance per household
  • Electronics
    • Stereos, radios etc.
    • NO computers or accessories
    • NO televisions
  • Building materials/construction debris
    • Must be in trash cans, boxes, etc. of such size and weight that they can be reasonably lifted by two average adults
    • Containers must be strong enough that they do not break apart while being lifted even if they are wet
    • Privacy fence sections must be cut in half or smaller manageable size
    • NO concrete blocks, bricks or steel poles

Items that will NOT be collected include:

  • Any trash that Republic Service would pick up as part of its regular residential waste collection contract
  • Automobile parts
  • Batteries
  • Tires
  • Televisions
  • Hazardous materials
  • Computers or accessories
  • Concrete blocks, bricks or steel poles


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