Garbage and Recycling

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COVID-19 Response: 

The Public Services Department is closed to walk-in traffic until public health trends indicate it is safe to reopen.

Residents may call the Public Services office at 319-377-6367 for assistance or use the link below to email us.

Recycle containers can be purchased by calling our office at 319-377-6367, we are taking credit cards over the phone and will deliver the container to your house. We have two sizes:18 gallon = $11.00 and 32 gallon = $20.00.

Recycling Drop-off Center has resumed its normal hours of operation:

  • Tuesdays: noon - 5:45 p.m.
  •  Saturdays: 8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. 

Yard Waste Drop-off Facility has resumed its normal hours of operation:

  • Weekdays: 7 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. (on Tuesdays until 5:45 p.m.)
  • Saturdays: 8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Bulk item collection has resumed by appointment only. Please call our office at 319-377-6367.

Curbside garbage and recycling collection will continue as scheduled. Please be sure to have bins at the curb before 7 a.m. on your collection day. Due to shift changes, you may notice your garbage being collected earlier than usual.


Public Services

The Public Services Department is responsible for collecting garbage, recycling, and yard waste from all designated residential dwellings within Marion. Collection of garbage and recycling from commercial and multi-family dwellings are performed by commercial solid waste haulers that are licensed to haul within the City of Marion.

2020 solid waste collection schedule

Questions relating to garbage and recycling collection may be directed to the Public Services office by email or by calling 319-377-6367.