Garbage & Recycling

Garbage is picked up every Monday and recycling is picked up every other Monday. To view specific dates, please check the garbage and recycling schedule posted below.

If you experienced a missed pick-up or your container was damaged, or if you would like to change the size of your garbage container, please contact Janelle at (920) 894-2909 ext. 104.
 

Garbage and Recycling Schedule

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West of 4th Street

January 14, 28
February 11, 25
March 11, 25
April 8, 22
May 6, 20
June 3, 17
July 1, 15, 29
August 12, 26
September 9, 23
October 7,21
November 4, 18
December 2, 16, 30

East of 4th Street

January 7, 21
February 4, 18
March 4, 18
April 1, 15, 29
May 13, 28
June 10, 24
July 8, 22
August 5, 19
September 3, 16, 30
October 14, 28
November 11, 25
December 9, 23

Common Garbage Mistakes







Placement
     Make sure containers are in the terrace, not on the curb or in the street.


Clear
     Be sure containers are not placed under any fixtures or structures that could obstruct pick up.


Closed
     Containers must be closed completely, not open or raised.


Timing
     Do not wait to put out containers, they must be out before 6 AM.




Further questions can be answered at 894-2909, ext. 104
 
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Recycling Rules

Plastics

Rinse and remove caps.

Acceptable
  
All plastic bottles & containers:
     Food & household bottles, jars, & jugs
     Dairy containers & lids
     Soda, water, & other drink bottles
     Produce, bakery, & deli containers




Unacceptable
     Plastic bags, wrap, or film
     Motor oil bottles
 

Paper

Cut boxes to 2' x 2' or smaller.

Acceptable
     Milk, juice, & soup cartons
     Newspapers & inserts
     Cardboard & paperboard
          Cereal & cracker boxes
     Junk mail & office paper
     Phone books, books, magazines
     Shredded paper placed in paper bag
          (Secured & labeled)

Unacceptable
     
Paper contaminated by food
     Tissue
     Gift wrap

Metal & Glass

Rinse and remove caps.

Acceptable
     Aluminum bottles & cans
     Empty aerosol cans
     Steel, tin, & bi-metal cans
     Food & beverage glass bottles & jars





Unacceptable
     Aluminum pans or foil
     Empty paint cans
     Window glass, ceramics, or china

Kiel Drop-off Site
Bulky Refuse and Electronic Recycling

Hours of Operation

The Kiel Drop-off Site is located at 414 Eighth Street and is open to residents of Kiel as follows:

     April 1- October 31
          Tuesdays & Thursdays: 4-7 pm
          Saturdays: 9 am - 1 pm

     Month of November
          Saturdays: 9 am - 1 pm

     December - March
          Closed.




Acceptable Items

Items such as furniture, appliances, and other bulky items that do not fit inside of the garbage and recycling containers can be dropped off at the Kiel Drop-Site.

Refrigerators, Freezers, & Air Conditioners
These items must have the freon removed by a certified technician and stickered to that effect. Contact local waste haulers or appliance dealers for freon removal.

Latex Paint
Must have the covers removed and the paint inside must be hardened.
 

Fee Schedule

For certain electronics, a fee is required to recycle. The fee can be paid at Kiel City Hall prior to taking the electronic to the drop site.

Fee Schedule is as follows:
        $7.00    -  Printers
        $7.00    -  Fax Machines
        $7.00    -  Scanners
        $7.00    -  Microwaves
        $17.00  -  Monitors
        $12.00  -  Copiers
        $22.00  -  Televisions
        $32.00  -  Televisions - Projection

*The following items do not require a fee:
Laptops, keyboards & mice, cell phones, telephones, ink cartridges & toners, MP3 players & iPods, digital cameras, system consoles & handhelds (Nintendo, Sony, Microsoft), GPS systems, camcorders, satellite TV receivers, VCR & DVD players, and holiday lights.


Unacceptable Items

Oil Based Paint
Contact your local county recycling center or dispose of during a Clean Sweep Program.

Tires
Contact your local auto dealer or tire dealer for the disposal of tires.

Construction & Remodeling Debris
Must dispose of demolition material at your own expense.

Vehicle Batteries
Contact your local battery dealer or waste hauler for disposal.

Help Prevent Truck Fires

Advanced disposal truck fire flyer

Truck fires aren’t common, but when a fire does occur during a route, a well-trained driver will find a safe place to load as a safety precaution to help minimize injury, equipment loss, and environmental damage.


The following items should NEVER be placed in normal garbage collection containers:
 
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Hot Ashes
  • Antifreeze
  • Paints
  • Automotive Batteries
  • Paint Thinners
  • Pesticides
  • Motor Oil
  • Cooking Oil
  • Gasoline/Fuels
  • Pool/Spa Chemicals
  • Brake Fluids
  • Kerosene




To find collection facilities or information about hazardous waste collection events in your area, consult your local Advanced Disposal Facility. Find your local office by visiting: www.AdvancedDisposal.com/FindAFacility