Garbage and Trash Service

**NOTICE FOR PRICE INCREASE FOR BULK TRASH PICK UP**

Bid was issued on October 1 and opened on October 30. Republic Services was the low bidder and signed a contract for a 3 year term with an option for additional 3 year extensions. Both the agreement and the new pricing took effect on March 1st. An amendment to the ordinance was passed and adopted on January 22 to establish the new fee schedule.

Garbage Services (Household Waste)

Garbage service is provided by Madison County Sanitation every Thursday. For more information, call 256-532-3718, email Madison Sanitation, or see the Madison County Sanitation website.

Trash Service (Yard Debris and Large Items)

Republic Services provides trash service for the residents of the City of Madison. They can be reached at 256-327-4425 or email Republic Services.

To determine when this service occurs on your street refer to the Schedule.

Typical trash items that are picked up include:

  • Green Waste (Tree limbs, Brush, Leaves, Grass Clippings, etc.)
  • Appliances (Washers, Refrigerators, etc.)
  • Cardboard Boxes (must be collapsed and bundled together)

Please refer to our guidelines for procedures and specific information on these and other special items.

Items NOT picked up include, but are not limited to, PAINT, OIL, BATTERIES, GAS AND GAS TANKS (or anything considered to be hazardous materials), TELEVISIONS, COMPUTERS, MICROWAVES, TIRES, CLOTHES OR BLANKETS, PAPER, PERISHABLES (such as food), GLASS BOTTLES OR JARS, OR ANY CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

Any hazardous materials are disposed of at the Solid Waste Disposal Authority.