Residential Service in St. Louis County Trash Districts 1, 3, 8

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Waste Connections of Missouri was awarded the five year contract with St Louis County on April 2, 2017 for Districts 1, 3 and 8.

To learn if you are in one of these districts:

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Basic Residential Service in St Louis County Trash Districts 1, 3, 8

Basic ServiceSet OutPickup FrequencyDetails
Trash 6AM 1 time a week 96 Gallon or 65 Gallon
Trash for Seniors 6AM 1 time a week 35 or 48 Gallon
Recycling 6AM 1 time a week 96 Gallon or 65 Gallon
Yard Waste 6AM 1 time per Spring, Summer, Fall Max of 10 items, acceptable paper bag sizes (30 Gallon Each)
Bulky Pickup 6AM 1 time a month 2 Items per Pickup

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Note: To learn more details about Basic and Optional services visit these links:


Trash

St Louis County allows you to choose what size cart with wheels you want. Waste Connection of Missouri offers different cart sizes with wheels.

96 Gallon Cart with Wheels
96 Gallon Cart with Wheels
64 Gallon Cart with Wheels
65 Gallon Cart with Wheels

Please do not put these items in the residential garbage carts:

  • Electronics
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Medications and Sharps
  • Recycling
  • Yard Waste

Recycling

Please read the guidelines provided by St. Louis County.

Recycling at Home Recycling Carts & What is Recyclable

Yard Waste

As part of the basic service, residents can discard up to a maximum of 10 items. i.e. yard waste cart, tied bundle of sticks, paper bags (30 gallon per bag) one time per spring, summer and fall. For an additional fee, you can subscribe to weekly yard waste services through Waste Connections. We offer yard waste carts or will pick up paper yard waste bags and tied bundles of sticks or tree branches light enough for one person to safely remove.

The disposal of grass clippings, brush, and tree limbs measuring six (6) inches or less in diameter with your regular waste is prohibited.

St Louis County – Yard Waste Guidance

30 Gallon Paper Yard Waste Bag
30 Gallon Paper Bag for Yard Waste

Bulky Items

Bulky items are large items like couches, chairs, household items, fixtures, wood etc. that will not fit in a residential waste container.

The Waste Code requires a Minimum Level of Service (MLS) to include a minimum of two bulky item pickups per year. Starting in April of 2017, waste haulers in Unincorporated Saint Louis County now provide monthly bulk pick-ups. Please contact your trash service provider for size and weight restrictions, or to schedule a bulky item pick-up or find out your bulky pick up day.

Acceptable forms of bulky waste include:

  • Furniture (sofas, chairs, etc.)
  • Large root balls/stumps
  • Miscellaneous (toys, garden equipment, bikes, etc.)

Unacceptable forms of bulky waste include:

  • Automobile parts
  • Roll-off materials
  • Tires
  • White goods (appliances such as stoves, ovens, washers, dryers, etc.)

Request Service Button or call 636-321-2100 to schedule a pickup.


How to Dispose of Various Kinds of Waste

For legal, safety and environmental reasons, certain materials require special disposal.  St. Louis County outlines how to dispose of various kinds of other wastes.

Read guidelines

  • Bulky Waste and Appliances
  • Roll-Off
  • Electronics
  • Hazardous Waste
  • House Clean-Out
  • Medications and Sharps
  • Railroad Ties

Billing

To pay your bill you may:

Call Us

636-321-2100

Pay At Our Office (checks only)

Waste Connections of Missouri
196 Northwest Industrial Court
Bridgeton, MO 63044

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Payments Types Accepted

  • Bank account payments from savings or checking (online only)
  • Checks in office only
  • Credit or debit card payments: American Express, MasterCard, Visa