Refuse & Recycling Collection
Maplewood provides free recycling services to single family, duplexes and multi-family units (12 or less). See what you can recycle!
Recycling fits into everyone’s lifestyle. Single stream recycling is very convenient and easy because all materials can be placed in the same container. If you would like to sign up for recycling services, please call Republic at 636-947-5959.
Please contact Republic Services at 636-947-5959 to request a 48 gallon, 65
Refuse collection to all
There are three ways to handle yard waste in Maplewood. Republic provides two types of yard waste subscription service. However, the most common removal method is the bag or tag program. Trash cans containing yard waste must have a yard waste tag attached.
Maplewood's Yard Waste Programs:
1. Yard waste
2. A 9-month 95-gallon cart yard waste service for $9.82 per month. Please call Republic at (636) 947-5959 for questions about this service.
3. Unlimited annual yard waste service for $13.93 per month. Please call Republic at (636) 947-5959 for questions about service
Keep in mind:
- Yard waste must be in approved containers.
- Yard waste in plastic bags or cardboard boxes will not be collected.
- Yard waste is to remain separate from regular refuse/trash (in separate containers and tagged as described above) or it will not be collected.
Wednesday is collection day. Trash containers and bulky items are to be placed at the curb after 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays. Containers must be removed by 12:00 midnight on Wednesdays.
If a holiday falls on a Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday, the collection day for the week is Thursday, instead of Wednesday.
Here is the schedule for 2018. Please note, not all holidays cause the schedule to change:
Trash containers and bulky items are to be placed at the curb after 5:00 p.m. the evening before pick-up. Containers must be removed by 12:00 midnight on the day of pick-up.
MEMORIAL DAY – Monday, May 28:
Wednesday routes will be picked up on Thursday, May 31.
FOURTH OF JULY - Wednesday, July 4:
Wednesday routes will be picked up on Thursday, July 5.
LABOR DAY – Monday, September 3:
Wednesday routes will be picked up on Thursday, September 6.
THANKSGIVING – Thursday, November 22:
Wednesday routes will not be affected, pick-up schedule remains unchanged.
CHRISTMAS DAY - Tuesday, December 25:
Wednesday routes will be picked up on Thursday, December 27.
Trash Container Requirements
- Standard manufactured trash containers are required.
- Containers may not exceed
35 galloncapacity and must have a secure, waterproof lid.
- Cardboard boxes and paper bags may not be used as trash containers.
- Containers must be stored at least 25 feet behind the front building line unless screened from view from the street.
If Republic missed your items for collection, call City Hall at 645-3600 and report the missed pick up as soon as possible.
You may also contact Republic directly at (636) 947-5959.
Trash Pick-up for Large Items
Please call Republic Services at (636) 947-5959 to schedule a pick-up for large items.