Spring bulky item pick-up day for THURSDAY trash residents
If your trash day is Thursday, this is your free spring bulky item pick-up day
- Date: 04/20/2018 (all day)
If your weekly trash pick-up is on Thursdays, you may place up to FIVE bulky items at your curb to be picked up for FREE on Friday, April 20.
If you would like to dispose of more than five items on April 20, you will need to contact Jim's and pay for the additional items two weeks in advance (by Friday, April 6) so the drivers will be able to plan accordingly and pick up the extra items. Jim's Disposal has an online payment form for bulky items here or you may call them at 816-408-0220 to make arrangements.
Counting items: A mattress and a box spring are considered to be TWO items. If residents disassemble items such a bed frames, they will need to bundle/tie the frame together or it will be counted as multiple items.
Please read the following lists of acceptable and non-acceptable items carefully.
Please make sure your bulky items are at the curb no later than 7 a.m. on Friday, April 20, in order to be picked up.
White goods: Refrigerators, freezers and air conditioning units (compressors will need to be removed from all items that use Freon)
Metal appliances: such as stoves, dishwashers, washing machines, dryers, water heaters and furnaces
Furniture: such as couches, tables, chairs, TVs, beds, mattresses and metal furniture
Other items: such as bathroom fixtures, cabinets, rugs, garage doors, lawn mowers, railroad ties, disassembled swing sets and metal fencing
Storm windows and glass panes. To help prevent injury, place a large “X” of masking tape across glass panes to prevent shattering and stack them separately from other bulky items.
Carpet if it is rolled up and either over four feet long or over 40 lbs.
NON ACCEPTABLE ITEMS
Trash in bags or boxes will not be accepted in bulky collections. These items must be disposed in the regular weekly trash collection.
Commercial or business trash or waste materials, including trash or waste from businesses conducted in or from a residence
Piles of stuff, bags or boxes of smaller items
Loose or scattered materials
Closed drums or fuel tanks, metal drums must have both ends removed to be collected
Automobile parts (bodies, gas tanks, doors, fenders, tires, etc.)
Hazardous materials (paint, chemicals, etc.)
*Please visit RecycleSpot.org for a list of locations to dispose of hazardous waste.
If you have a WEDNESDAY trash pick-up day, your bulky items will be picked up on Friday, April 13. Learn more here.