Trash & Recycling


Make Your Mark LogoThe City of Jefferson is committed to keeping our community clean and sustainable through services such as trash collection, providing multiple recycling options, household hazardous waste, spring clean up, and yard waste compost. Make your mark in the community by re-using, recycling, and reducing waste for a cleaner, greener Jefferson City.


ATTENTION: Effective June 15, 2018, the plastic, newspaper & cardboard white recycling bins will be removed from the following locations:

- McKay Park

- Memorial Park

- Fire Station # 1, 621 W High St

- Fire Station # 2, 2400 E McCarty St

- Fire Station # 5, 1005 Fairgrounds

- City Hall (East Parking Lot), 320 E McCarty St

Alternative recycling opportunities include:

City Residents can use Single Stream recycling carts (grey top lid) for plastic, aluminum, paper, & cardboard.

Commercial recycling available through Republic Services 635-8805.

New World Recycling located at 2007 Idlewood Rd., 635-0331, accepts plastic, aluminum, tin, paper, cardboard & more.

Federal Recycling located 2730 W Main St, 636-5828, accepts plastic, aluminum, tin, paper, cardboard & more.


Please click here for information on how to sign up for trash/recycling services, pricing, and to view the holiday pick up schedule.