GARBAGE FAQs

FAQs

 

What is the holiday garbage and recycling collection schedule?

Containers are picked up on all holidays except for Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and

New Year's Day. If your collection date falls on one of these holidays, your pickup will be one day later.

The following week will be back to the regular schedule.

 

How do I sign up for garbage removal service?

You can sign up for services by completing and submitting the online application. You can also sign up

for service in person in the Finance Department at City Hall, 8000 S. Redwood Road.

 

When should I have my container on the street?

Please have your container on the street before 7 a.m. on the scheduled collection day. Containers

should be placed away from overhead obstacles like tree branches or wires and placed 4' apart from

other containers and 8' from mailboxes, poles, fences, trees, or parked vehicles. 

 

When does green waste collection run and what can go in the green waste can?

The Green Waste program begins on the first Monday in April and ends on the last Friday in November

Place only loose yard clippings in the container. 

 

What can I do if I have too many leaves to fit into my green waste can?

1. Request a green waste dumpster. 

2. Drop bagged leaves into the dumpsters at Salt Lake County parks. The closest county parks to 
    West Jordan residents are located at 6641 S. Cougar Lane and 6170 Lodestone Ave in Kearns. 
    (City parks do not have dumpsters available for leaves.)

3. Place leaves in your regular trash can.

4. Take them to the Trans-Jordan Landfill at 10473 S. Bacchus Highway.  Please contact Trans-Jordan Landfill for more information at
    801-569-8994.

 

Who do I contact to repair or replace my can?

Email or call Public Works at 801-569-5700.

 

Who do I contact to request an additional can?

Email or call Utility Billing at 801-569-5020.

 

What is the cost of sanitation service in West Jordan?

One garbage, recycle and green waste container costs $16.04/month.  

 

What day is my regular trash collection day?

See trash collection map

 

When are the document shredding and e-waste recycling events?

West Jordan residents can bring up to two “bankers boxes” of paper for shredding and residential electronic waste four times per year during the city's recycling events: typically the first Saturdays of February, May, Augst and November from 10 a.m.-noon in the City Hall parking lot, 8000 S. Redwood Road. Hard drives can also be shredded if they have been removed from the computer. Unfortunately, televisions, CRT monitors, cracked LCD’s and printers are not accepted. However, Trans-Jordan Landfill may allow some of those items to be deposited by our residents. Please contact Trans-Jordan Landfill for more information at 801-569-8994.

 

What can I put in the recycle can?

Recycling Brochure

 

Public Works
 
7960 South 4000 West
801-569-5700
Fax 801-569-5709
Email
 
Office Hours
Monday-Friday
(excluding all state and federal holidays)
7 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
 
Missed trash, green waste or recycling pickups, call
ACE Disposal
801-363-9995
 
To request an additional can, call 801-569-5020
 
 

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