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Capital Area Recycling & Trash (CART)
In order to properly recycle, the City imposes a few guidelines that need to be followed:
Your recycling cart should be at the curbside by 7:00 a.m. on your collection day. If your cart was missed because it was set out late, then you will need to wait until your next collection day.
If you have extra materials that will not fit inside of the cart, please place your recyclables in a cardboard box or paper bag next to your cart and they will be picked up.
Please do not contaminate your recycling cart. Contamination means items that are
. Contaminated carts will not be picked up and instead will be tagged.
Promptly remove your carts from the curbside after collection day. After your cart has been serviced, you have 24 hours to move your cart before a penalty is issued.
Accepted Recycling Items
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Other Recycling Options
Recycling Clothing and Textiles
Recycling SHARPS (needles)
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