Garbage

  1. Garbage & Refuse
  2. Junk & Debris
  3. Garbage Containers

Maplewood prohibits the outside storage of garbage and refuse on any property in the city.

Examples of Refuse

Large pile of discarded furniture and woodThe following items are examples of refuse:

  • Appliances
  • Bottles
  • Bricks
  • Cans
  • Cardboard
  • Cement
  • Furniture
  • Paper
  • Tires
  • Wood (not firewood)
  • Any other household refuse or materials

Weekly Disposal

Garbage and refuse should be disposed of once a week for residential dwelling unit properties. Yard waste (grass clippings or brush) should be composted or disposed of separately.

City code requires everyone in Maplewood to contract with a licensed refuse hauler to provide garbage collection on a weekly basis (Chapter 30-2).