Refuse Collection

  1. General Collections
  2. Recycling
  3. Special Collections

Refuse Collections



Containers Should Not be placed curb side no more than 24 hrs. in advance. Modern will collect up to 7 items (a combination of cans, bags, or bundles etc.) of refuse and waste material or 6 items and one large item each week from all 1, 2 or 3 unit residences. These 7 containers may be 30 gallon garbage cans or plastic bags with a maximum weight of 50 lbs. Businesses and larger apartment buildings must make their own arrangements for refuse collection.

Bulky Waste

Modern will also collect 1 bulky waste item which includes small household furniture, bedding, mattresses including box springs, hot water tanks, carpet (maximum 3 rolls, no longer than 4' long and 18" wide) stoves, washers, dryers, refrigerators with the Freon removed and tagged etc. per residence per week. 

Unacceptable Waste

Modern will not pick up unacceptable waste. This would include:

  • Televisions, microwaves and air conditioners.
  • Biomedical or radioactive materials
  • Dead animals
  • Fecal material
  • Flammable or explosive materials
  • Toxic or hazardous materials

Collection Dates 

2024 Collection Schedule

For more information on refuse + recycling collections please contact Modern Disposal Services OR contact Modern at 800-330-7107.