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

Please have your garbage and recycling curbside by 7:00am. There are some days, especially holidays, when routes may run differently.

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.

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.

Dumpsters and roll off containers are available. Please call our office for prices or to schedule delivery.

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
Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at 9:58 AM
Date Holiday Pickup Date
Friday, Dec. 25, 2020 Christmas Monday, Dec 28, 2020
Friday, Jan. 1, 2021 New Year's Day Monday, Jan. 4, 2021
Monday, May 31, 2021 Memorial Day Tuesday, June 1, 2021
Monday, July 5, 2021 Independence Day Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Monday, Sept. 6, 2021 Labor Day Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021
Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021 Thanksgiving Friday, Nov. 26, 2021
Friday, Dec. 24, 2021 Christmas Monday, Dec. 27, 2021
Friday, Dec. 31, 2021 New Year's Day Monday, Jan. 3, 2022

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