Public Works Schedules


recyclingCall (256) 773-2643 for questions about Recycling.

Please place your cart by the curb by 6:00 AM on your pickup day.  You should leave 5 feet of  clearance around your cart.

Please recycle these items in the provided blue cart.

  • Newspaper & Newspaper inserts
  • Magazines & Catalogs
  • Junk mail & envelopes
  • Cardboard
  • Boxboard  (cereal, cake & soft drink boxes)
  • Office & School Papers  (colored paper too)
  • Paper bags
  • Aluminum cans
  • Tin & Steel cans (rinsed)
  • Plastic bottles
  • Plastic milk jugs
  • Phone books

Do not put these items in the blue cart. The following items go in the brown cart.

  • Food waste
  • Food tainted items (used paper plates, paper towels or paper napkins)
  • Pizza boxes
  • Egg cartons
  • Ice cream cartons
  • Paper/wax milk cartons
  • Plastic cups & silverware
  • Aerosol cans
  • Juice boxes & bags
  • Household garbage
  • Glass of any kind