Curbside Recycling Guidelines

The City offers a SINGLE STREAM curbside collection program.

This allows residents the ability to combine ALL RECYCLABLES into the green recycling cart.


  • Newspaper, inserts, magazines, junk mail, envelopes, paper bags
  • Cardboard boxes (flattened), soft cover books, phone books, catalogs
  • Gift, cereal, shoe, and frozen dinner boxes. ‘CLEAN’ pizza boxes
  • Milk cartons, juice boxes and cartons
  • Paper egg cartons, Shredded paper in clear plastic or paper bags
  • Wrapping paper, gift bags, tissue wrap, greeting cards
  • Glass jars and bottles
  • Aluminum, steel, and tin cans/containers. ‘CLEAN’ aluminum foil
  • Plastic tubs, wide-mouth containers
  • Plastic bottles and jugs

The following RIGID PLASTICS are also now acceptable for recycling. These items must be cut down to no larger than 4’ and fit into the green recycling cart.

  • Plastic buckets w/metal handles
  • Plastic milk, soda crates
  • Plastic laundry baskets
  • Plastic lawn furniture, toys, playhouses                                           
  • Plastic landscape & microwave trays
  • Plastic pet carriers
  • Plastic shelving & closet organizers
  • Plastic dish drainers
  • Plastic flower pots (clean)
  • Plastic signs
  • Plastic recycling bins
  • Empty trash cans
  • PVC and PET blister packs
  • 5 gallon water bottles
  • Automotive plastics
    --Bumpers, grills, hubcaps
    --Side-view mirrors, head/rear lights


  • Hangers, light bulbs, plastic bags
  • ‘Dirty’ pizza boxes
  • ‘Dirty’ paper products (plates, napkins, towels, kleenex)
  •  Styrofoam, tinsel, bows, ribbons
  •  Ceramic/clay flower pots, dishes, pyrex
  •  Scrap metal, small appliances
  •  Glasses, plastic utensils
  •  Pots and pans
  •  Food or liquid