Trash & Recycling

Please visit our Trash and Recycling Collection Web App to find what day of the week your trash and recycling is collected. First time here? Check out the Trash and Recycling Collection App User Guide.  


Yard Waste can be taken to 

Riverside Recycling   

@ 910 Riverside Street

Remember to bring your e-card or a method of payment.


Fall Leaf Collection will resume in November 2019. IMPORTANT! - The leaves MUST be in large, paper biodegradable leaf bags that can be purchased at most hardware stores. Place your biodegradable leaf bags curbside during the above dates & City crews will take care of the rest!


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Please visit our Trash and Recycling Collection Web App to find what day of the week your trash and recycling is collected. First time here? Check out the Trash and Recycling Collection App User Guide

For additional question regarding trash and recycling collection day, please contact the Department of Public Works at 207-756-8011.

(Disclaimer) All Weekly Trash and Recycling Pickup is subject to change due to City Holidays, Construction, Special Events, Inclement Weather, and Natural Disasters. Please refer to the City of Portland's Website for future updates.

Curious where your trash and recycling goes? Check out this video from ecomaine, the processor of all Portland's trash and recycling.