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This department is responsible for providing the citizens of the City of Montgomery with garbage and trash collection. The authorized departmental manning strength is 331 employees. The department services approximately 70,000 residences three times per week. Garbage collection is provided twice per week and trash collection is provided once per week. Bulk trash disposal is provided every Saturday at 13 drop off locations throughout the city. 

Bulk trash collection is every 1st and 3rd Saturday from 9am-3:30pm. Recycling is collected at seven of these locations from 9am-2:30pm.  Other recycling locations have been added. Please view the following linkfor more information Locations for Recycling.


The Sanitation Department's mission is to provide quality and professional customer service to the citizens of Montgomery through the efficient and timely collection and disposal of Solid Waste and Recyclables from 70,000 customers per week in an environmentally safe and cost efficient manner in accordance with State and Federal Regulations and City Policies.

More Information

For more information about this department, please click on one of the links on the left.

GARBAGE MAP  Click on this button to view a map of the regular schedule for garbage pick up in your area  on a regular work week.

TRASH MAP  Click on this button to view a map of the regular schedule for trash pick up in your area on a regular work week.

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Last updated: 6/13/2014 1:30:40 PM