3 Residential Options

3 [Residential] Options
  • 35 gallon tip cart (1-2 people in household*)
  • 65 gallon tip cart (2-5 people in household*)
  • 95 gallon tip cart (5+ people in household*)

*The above recommendations are suggestions only. Personal preference and the amount of recycling plays into decision on size of tip cart.

All residential services include recycling.

Contact our office to inquire about pricing.

Set Up Service

Extra Bags

Any extra bags of garbage MUST be tagged with a YELLOW EXTRA BAG TAG. Tags can be purchased at the Algona Chamber of Commerce, Fareway, HyVee and Reding’s Gravel and Excavating (2001 E. Oak Street) in Algona and Car-Go Express, Bancroft City Hall and Hager Foods in Bancroft.  We will continue to accept the BLUE extra bag tags.

Weather Related Delays

Our customers’ and staffs’ safety is our #1 priority. We are occasionally forced to delay routes due to the weather (snow/ice/etc). We will make every effort to make announcements ASAP on the following outlets….

Reminders and Tips

for Smooth Garbage and Recycling Pick Up

  1. Please have your garbage and recycling curbside by 7:30am. There are some days, especially holidays, when routes may run differently.
  2. Any extra bags of garbage MUST be tagged with a yellow EXTRA BAG TAG. Tags can be purchased at the Algona Chamber of Commerce, Fareway, HyVee and Reding's Gravel and Excavating (2001 E. Oak Street) in Algona and Car-Go Express, Bancroft City Hall and Hager Foods in Bancroft.  We will continue to accept the BLUE extra bag tags.
  3. Special pick ups can be arranged for large items, including TVs, appliances, furniture and e-waste. Please call our office for prices or to schedule a pickup.
  4. Dumpsters and roll off containers are available. Please call our office for prices or to schedule delivery.
  5. On holidays, please have your garbage and recycling curbside on your normal pick-up day unless your normal pick-up day falls on the holiday. If your normal pick-up day falls on the observed holiday, please have your garbage and recycling curbside on the day listed below.

Holiday Schedule

Holiday Schedule
Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at 3:54 PM
Date Holiday Pickup Date
Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019 New Year's Day Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019
Monday, May 27, 2019 Memorial Day Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Thursday, July 4, 2019 Independence Day Friday, July 5, 2019
Monday, Sept. 2, 2019 Labor Day Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019
Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019 Thanksgiving Friday, Nov. 29, 2019
Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019 Christmas Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019
Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020 New Year's Day Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020

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