Waste Collection

The Division of Waste Collection is working for you by providing services to keep our community clean and litter-free! In addition to providing essential waste collection to city of Dayton residents, this Division also provides services to Jefferson Township and the city of Moraine.

Collection schedules in a number of Dayton neighborhoods changed on March 27, 2023. See the schedule revisions here


  • Weekly collection of waste from city provided containers at over 67,000 residences throughout Dayton;
  • Biweekly recycling collection of single-stream recyclables;
  • Pre-scheduled services like bulk waste pick-up, metal and tire collection;
  • Removal of litter, debris, waste and bulk from illegal dump sites;
  • Managing a green debris landfill for City and public use;
  • Recycling education through student tours and informational brochures;
  • Repair and replacement of waste containers;
  • Resources for Neighborhood Cleanup Scheduling.

Check your waste and recycling collection schedule by using our interactive map.

Waste, Recycling, and Bulk Guidelines

Please see our Waste, Recycling, and Bulk Guidelines for information and tips on your Waste Collection services.


Trash and recycling are not collected on holidays. On weeks containing a holiday, waste collection service will be moved back one day following the holiday.

Please see our holiday schedule for which days trash and recycling will not be collected.

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