To sign up for curbside collection of garbage, recycling and yard waste, call (712) 328-4649. Recycling and solid waste collection billing occurs on a quarterly basis. Bills are $54 every 3 months ($18 per month). To learn more about your bill, click here. The City of Council Bluffs contracts Red River Waste Solutions, Inc. for curbside garbage collection, curbside recycling collection and curbside yard waste services. Red River provides the following services through this contract.
Limited weekly residential collection of garbage; three, 32-gallon cans or 1 Poly-Cart of trash (60 pounds maximum for cans, 30 pounds for bags)
Each additional bag over the limit must have an extra bag tag attached to it.
Unlimited residential curbside recycling (Items need to be separated into Blue and Green Weeks. See the calendar of the curbside recycling collection schedule.)
Unlimited weeklyyard waste collection from April 1 to November 30
Weekly backdoor collection for the elderly and handicapped