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Solid Waste Newsroom - 2011 Archive


12/30/2011
Holiday Changes to Garbage, Recycling Collection
A reminder to residents in the Urban Services District (old city limits) that there will be no garbage, recycling or yard waste collection on Monday, Jan 2, 2012 due to the New Year’s Day holiday. Service for residents with Monday collection will resume the following week.

12/22/2011
New Year's Day, King Holidays Affect Garbage Collection In The Urban Services District
The official New Year’s Day holiday on Monday, Jan. 2, 2012 will affect garbage, recycling and yard waste collection for some residents in the Urban Services District (old city limits).

11/29/2011
Garbage/Recycling/Yard Waste collection days changing in 2012
Citizens who live within the Urban Services District (old city limits) should watch for a mailer that provides information about changes to their scheduled garbage collection and recycling/yard waste collection days

11/29/2011
Garbage, recycling and yard waste collection days change for many in 2012
Citizens who live within the Urban Services District (old city limits) should watch for a mailer that provides information about changes to their scheduled garbage collection and recycling/yard waste collection days.

8/15/2011
Storm Debris Drop-off Available Saturday
Citizens left with limbs, branches and other debris following this weekend’s storms can haul their debris to Waste Management’s Outer Loop Recycling and Disposal facility, located at 2673 Outer Loop on Saturday, August 20th from Noon to 6 p.m. The cost is $15 per load.

6/30/2011
Dates For Next Two Junk Pickups Available For Citizens in the Urban Services District
New dates are now available for the curbside junk collection service provided to residents of the urban services district (old city limits). Citizens should watch for a postcard in their mailbox that will give detailed information about their specific junk set-out and collection dates. Dates are also available by using the updated MapIt tool at www.louisvilleky.gov or by calling MetroCall 311. Metro Solid Waste Management collects junk, zone by zone, in 24 collection routes in the urban services district. Residents should remember that all items must be placed curbside during the designated set-out period (Friday-Sunday), with collection beginning the following Monday morning. Please see detailed guidelines below.

4/12/2011
Expanded Recycling Coming to Two Council Districts
Building on the success of a pilot business recycling program along Frankfort Avenue, Mayor Greg Fischer, Councilwoman Tina Ward-Pugh, and Councilman Tom Owen announced today that expanded recycling services will be available for businesses in the 8th and 9th districts and for residents in the 9th District.

4/7/2011
Fischer Announces Junk Drop-off Day
Mayor Greg Fischer today announced details of the city’s free, semi-annual bulk waste and junk drop-off collection day - Sunday, April 17 - to help residents with spring cleanups in their homes and neighborhoods.