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Water & Sewer Department

Trash Information

Trash pickup day is on Wednesday for areas east of Hwy. 61-67, (City Hall side), Riverview, Mississippi, Spring/Elm and Commercial. If you live on the QT side or Cracker Barrel side, trash pickup day is Tuesday; " The Prairies", "Providence" or "Stonewater", trash pickup is on Fridays.

Residents are allowed to put out their toter plus 3-33 gallon cans or 5-33 gallons bags without purchasing a sticker from City Hall. Any additional cans or bags exceeding these limits must be accompanied with a $1.00 sticker purchased from the City.

Trash must be set out by 6:00 AM on scheduled pick-up days.

Yard Waste Collection

Yard waste will be picked up on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month from May-October. Nov.-April only on the 3rd Wednesday and must be placed in brown paper yard waste bags (not plastic bags) or can marked clearly as yard waste. Limbs will be picked up if they are bundled together and are no longer than 4 foot in length.

Yard waste must be set out by 6:00 AM on scheduled pick-up days.

Residents are allowed to put out their toter plus 3-33 gallon cans or 5-33 gallons bags without purchasing a sticker from City Hall. Any additional cans or bags exceeding these limits must be accompanied with a $1.00 sticker purchased from the City.

Bulk Item Collection

Bulk items will be picked up on Tuesday's and on an "on call" basis. Contact City Hall before the close of business on the Monday before collection, items that will not be picked up are as follows: tires, car parts, motors, oil, broken glass and paint cans.

Appliances: A $10.00 sticker must be purchased from the City and applied to the item. **Anything that has Freon in it must have a certified sticker on it stating that all Freon and gases have been professionally removed.**

Tags for extra trash and appliances can be purchased at City Hall in the Water Department.

Bulk items must be set out by 6:00 AM on scheduled pick-up days.

Recycling Information

CWI of Missouri is totally committed to improving the Recycle Program and increasing the participation rate.

CWI is currently taking all recyclables to Resource Management Company, Earth City, Missouri. In order to continue taking recyclables, only accept good/clean recycle items. Any unacceptable items will be left in the Recycle Bin.

Recyclable items should be placed curbside by 6:00 AM on each Monday morning!

Acceptable items include:

Tin & Steel Cans including empty Aerosol cans and containers.

Aluminum food & beverage containers: cans, bottles, aluminum foil, aluminum food trays

Plastics:
 
#1 PETE - soda, water & flavored beverage bottles
 
#2 HDPE - milk & juice jugs, detergent & fabric softener containers, etc. 
 
#3 PVC - narrow neck containers: health & beauty aid products, household cleaners, etc.
 
#4 LDPE - grocery containers: margarine tubs, frozen desert cups, etc.
 
#5 PP - grocery containers: yogurt cups, syrup & ketchup bottles, etc.

 
#6 styrofoam items are NOT accepted

#7 - Plastic resin narrow neck containers
 
Also accept, plastic buckets like kitty litter containers

Basically, any plastic that has a number inside the "Chasing Arrows" recycle logo.



ALL CONTAINERS MUST BE RINSED CLEAN OF ANY TYPE OF LIQUID OR SOLIDS.

Cardboard:

Cardboard, chipboard (cereal, cake & food mix boxes, gift boxes, soda & beer carrier cases), Pizza Boxes (minor food residue is ok, no crust or pieces), etc.
 

Paper:

Newspaper, including inserts,  brown paper bags, office, computer, notebook, gift wrap paper (no metal clips, spirals or binders), carrier stock (soda and beer carrying cases), junk mail & envelopes, telephone books, paper back books (no hard cover books)

Glass:

Glass bottles and jars (clear, brown & green)

No window glass, dinnerware or ceramics
 

Aseptic packaging & gable top containers (milk & juice cartons)

Items that are not acceptable:

Bathroom waste,
Food scraps,
Kitty litter,
Styrofoam,
Wet waste (garbage),
Plastic toys/sporting goods,
Electronics or batteries,
Hazardous chemical containers,
Compact discs or DVD's,
Yard waste,
Plastic bags (return to grocery or other retail stores) 
Motor oil bottles,
Insecticide, herbicide or hazardous chemical containers.

Covered recycle totes are available by calling the Water Department at 636 479-3777.

City Hall is open from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. The Water Department telephone number is 636-479-3777.

Any questions or concerns, please call CWI of Missouri at

1-800-847-6339 or the Water Department.

 

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