Public Works - Refuse Collection and Recycling

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Refuse & Recycling 

The City of Painesville bids for refuse collection for our residents. The cost of this service is paid for by the residents. Effective July 1, 2016, Republic Services is the refuse and recycling carrier.  If you have any questions or concerns, Republic Service should be contacted directly at 1-216-416-7974.

Yardwaste Rules and Regulations:
YARD WASTE must be contained in a brown Kraft bag or in a container marked YW, Any items 4’ IN LENGTH, must be tied, bundled or somehow contained. Yard waste is on an EVERY-OTHER-WEEK pickup schedule starting April 1 through December 15 on the same day as Rubbish and Recycle Collection on the street listing calendar in the brochure.

**LEAF COLLECTION ONLY will be done weekly starting October 1 through December 15**
**There is also an option for Weekly Yard waste service at an additional cost; please contact Republic Services for more Information **

To view the REPUBLIC SERVICES collection schedule, please click here.

To view the REPUBLIC SERVICES PRICING, please click here.


Prior to June 30, 2016, the hauler was Waste Management of Ohio.