Household refuse in the City of Marion is collected twice per week on either Monday and Thursday or Tuesday and Friday, depending on where you live. Please refer to the map below for your regularly scheduled trash pickup day. Click on the map for a larger view.
Residential service is $8.50 per month.
Commercial rates are:
If you would like to purchase a polycart for your trash, you can buy a 95 gallon one (pictured to the left) from the city. Contact the city offices to purchase one.
2014 Trash Pickup Schedule
Download the 2014 Trash Schedule Calendar by clicking >Here<. This calendar will tell you at a glance if your scheduled trash pickup day is on a normal schedule, or if it is changed to an alternate day due to a holiday, and which day it will be picked up in that case. Perfect for printing and posting on your bulletin board, taping to your refrigerator or wherever.
Unless approved by the city, trash must be placed in the alley behind your residence. Trash must be placed at the alley right of way. Trash left in the yard or in enclosures set back from the alley right of way will not be picked up. When placing your trash out, please follow the following guidelines:
The following items will not be accepted by the Marion County Transfer Station and will not be picked up by the trash truck:
Once a year, the City of Marion has a cleanup week when you may put out for pickup large amounts of refuse, construction material, appliances (with a permit from the city office), heavy metals, furniture, brush, limbs, leaves, etc. The 2014 Cleanup days are scheduled for April 14 - 18.
When placing items out for pickup during cleanup week, please separate your refuse, metals, appliances, construction material and yard waste into separate piles.