Following are some of the materials not accepted by the Solid Waste Authority at their transfer stations, due in part to damage sustained to Authority vehicles and equipment while unloading these prohibited materials.
The list of unacceptable materials that will not be picked up by the City includes, but is not limited to:
Bathtubs / Sinks /Toilets
Carpeting / Rugs
Concrete / Concrete Poles / Cement
Construction & Demolition Debris
Decking / Fencing
Fluorescent Light Bulbs
Flooring (All Types)
Glass / Mirrors
Land Clearing Debris
Lawn Maintenance Equipment
Metal / Metal Pipes
Paints (All Types)
Pool Parts & Equipment
Rocks / Sand / Soil / Sod
Sheds (Wood / Metal)
Tile (All Types)
Wood / Railroad Ties / Logs / Pallets
Disposal of unacceptable materials is the responsibility of the tenant, property owner, or contractor. For disposal rates and hours, residents can contact the Solid Waste Authority at 866-792-4636 or visit their website.
Solid Waste Violation Notice
If you receive a “Solid Waste Violation Notice” and your waste is refused for pickup due to contamination or because it is an unacceptable material, you are responsible for removal from the swale area within 12 hours. Collection of the clean load will not occur until your next scheduled waste pickup day unless provided as a pay for pick-up service.
Failure to comply with City regulations can result in Code Enforcement action.