Trash & Recycling


Important Update!

Trash and recycling services will be provided by GFL Environmental Inc. starting the week of January 1, 2023.

Click here for maps and schedules that take effect in 2023, in addition to details about the transition to GFL.

Or, see below for details regarding trash and recycling collection for the remainder of 2022.


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City of Huntington Trash & Curbside Recycling Program

  • Place containers in front of residence (no alley pick up).
  • Containers must be out by 6 a.m. and pulled back to residence by 7 p.m.
  • ALL TRASH MUST BE BAGGED. No loose trash in container.
  • Wheels must face house.
  • Lids must be completely closed.
  • Only carts issued by Waste Management (trash) and Republic Services (recycling) are allowed.
  • Do not place oil, paint, solvents, construction material (dry wall, shingles, lathe and plaster), tires, batteries, propane tanks, TV's, computer monitors, heavy metal parts, dirt, rock or concrete in container.

Missed Pickup or Damaged Bin?

  • Please call (260) 356-4720 for assistance.

Recycling Drop-Off Locations

In addition to the city's curbside recycling program, the following materials are accepted at the Hazardous Materials Facility, 517 S. 300 W., and across from Memorial Park, behind the city park shop on West Park Drive:

  • Plastic: #1 through #5 plastic bottles, jugs and containers.
  • Glass: Only clear, brown and green food and beverage glass bottles and jars.
  • Paper: Newspapers, magazines, junk mail, soap and cereal boxes, catalogs, phones books, school and office papers, paper grocery sacks and other cardboard boxes.
  • Metal: Aluminum beverages cans, steel/tin food cans, empty aerosol cans, empty and dry paint cans.

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