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Heavy trash pick-up starts in Evansville

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Evansville's Heavy Trash Pick-up starts Monday and is scheduled to run through Friday, November 18th.

This semi-annual curbside service is available to city residents who pay for trash service with their water bill. Apartment complexes, mobile home communities, and business/commercial customers are not eligible.

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
  •  Televisions, stereos, etc.
  •  Building materials/construction debris

Items that will NOT be collected include:

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

The collection schedule and area maps are available on the City's GIS web site – http://www.evansvillegis.com/ – by clicking "Heavy Trash Pickup Dates" on the right.

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