Sanitation & Recycling

The City of Valley Falls contracts with an outside waste management company for solid waste collection and recycling. Everyone within the city limits is required to have garbage collection and all residential customers within the city limits are required to have recycling collection.

Most trash and debris, when properly bundled and/or contained properly, can be disposed of at curbside with your regular garbage service days. If assistance is needed or you have questions for the city, please do not hesitate to contact us. 

These rates shall be effective through the billing of the base months of January, February, and March of each year.  For the billings April 1st of each year through December, the sewer service charge to each consumer shall be an average of the rate for the base months as established each new year.  
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Sewer chargers for residents living inside the city limits

  • Service charges to be paid to the city for the use of the sewage disposal system shall be 80% of the service charge for water.  Therefore, a minimum charge of $11.00 for the first one thousand gallons of water used per month or any part thereof.
  • An additional $5.40 per month for each additional one thousand gallons of water used, or any part thereof, above one thousand gallons of water used.  This rate shall be effective through the billing of the base months of January, February, and March of each year.  For the billings April 1st of each year through December, the sewer service charge to each consumer shall be an average of the rate for the base months as established each new year.  

Sewer charges service for residents living outside the city limits

  • A minimum charge of $14.36 for the first one thousand gallons per month or any part thereof.   
  • An additional $6.84 per month for each additional one thousand gallons of water used, or any part thereof, above one thousand gallons of water used.  This rate shall be effective through the billing of the base months of January, February, and March of each year.  For the billings April 1st of each year through December, the sewer service charge to each consumer shall be an average of the rate for the base months as established each new year.

TRASH

2019

New Year’s Day 2019:  Valley Falls route will be picked up one day late - Wednesday January 2, 2019. 

Good Friday 2019: Valley Falls route will be picked up on schedule.

‚ÄčMemorial Weekend 2019: Valley Falls picked up one day late - Wednesday May 8, 2019.

July 4th   2019 Valley Falls route will be picked up on Tuesday as usual. 

Labor Day 2019:  Valley Falls picked up one day late - Wednesday September 4, 2019  Tuesday as usual.

Thanksgiving 2019:  Valley Falls routes will be picked up on schedule.  

Christmas 2019:  Valley Falls route will be picked up on schedule, Wednesday, December 25, 2019. 

New Year’s Day 2019:  Valley Falls route will be picked up on schedule, Wednesday, December 31, 2019. . 

 

  Curbside Residental  carts included all customers Weekly Cost Per Household in addition to Basic for Central Point Recycling.
WASTE MANAGEMENT $11.55   0.44

Frequently Asked Questions

When are the garbage collection days for my street?

Please refer to the monthly schedule. Remember, observed holidays will alter the normal routine.