NO SetUp Fees, Fuel Surcharges
or Administration Fees!
ONCE A WEEK
$19.25 per month
1-96g cart (provided)
For Ames, Gilbert, Huxley, Kelley,
Nevada, Slater and Story City
TWICE A WEEK (residential service)
Up to 3-35g trash cans per
pick up (that you provide) or 1-96g cart (we provide)
For Ames. Cambridge,
Collins, Colo, Gilbert, Huxley,
Kelley, Maxwell, Nevada, Roland, Slater and Story City ...
Please contact us for rates.
We offer Hand Pick Up,
96g Cart, Rear Dump Containers 1.5Y, 2Y, 3Y, 4Y, & 6Y -
Click For Dimension ... Please contact us for rates.
SETTING OUT 96G CART -
Place at curb please make sure the front of the cart is
facing towards the street. This will help us dump the
cart safely. Click Here for more information.
Help Control Litter in your Neighborhood!
Control litter by placing your loose trash in trash bags and
tie closed. Place bags in trash can or 96g cart and
close the lid. Then when your trash is dump all that
is dumped out are the bags. NO LOOSE TRASH to blow
Also, bagging your trash will
help control any SMELLS / ODORS in your trash can or 96g
cart. If your trash can or 96g cart smells wash it out
with the following steps:
*Please be SAFE! Wear
safety glasses, gloves and old clothing when following these
Step 1 Remove all large
items inside container.
Step 2 Spray water
inside & out of container, use a brush on solid areas.
Step 3 Pour bleach
inside the container and slosh it around and or use a brush
on the inside - this will do a deeper cleaning and eliminate
the smell / odor.
Step 4 Rinse out the
container and let dry out completely.
If you still have a smell /
odor - repeat steps 3 and 4 and let the bleach soak
inside container 15-30 minutes. It might take a couple
of times of steps 3 and 4 for more stubborn stronger smells
/ odors but it will work.
Furniture (pricing varies):
Carpet, bed, recliner, chair, sofa (couches, hide-a-bed,
love seats, sectionals), dresser, desk, table, shelving, ect...
All Appliances $35 each:
Dishwasher, stove, refrigerator, freezer, microwave, washer,
dryer, dehumidifier, hot water heater, water softeners, etc
TV - Residential customers -
27" or smaller $5.00 each or 28" or bigger call for pricing.
Commercial customers Click Here for proper disposal
Car & light truck tires $5 each / on rims $10 each.
Bigger tires call office for pricing.
Free Pick Up: Car
battery and oil - ONE BATTERY & ONE GALLON of OIL free per
visit. If you set out more then one it will be left
for next time.
S.H.A.R.P.S Needles and
Sharps disposal - The City of Ames resource Recovery Plant
will accept these items FREE of Charge at 110 Center Ave,
Ames, IA - map this location
CHITTY Garbage will take your
needles / sharps in a container with a lid that closes on
your trash day. CHITTY Garbage cannot take any
containers with the Bio-Hazard symbols.
Safely dispose of unusable
water-based (latex) paint - Completely dried and hardened
paint can be put in the trash. Leave lids off cans so
workers will know the paint is dried out. Larger
quantities mix shredded newspaper or cat litter to make it
in a solid form.
For lead-based paint,
oil-based paint and other paint products, contact the
City of Ames Resource Recovery Plant 515-239-5137 disposal
This is not a complete list,
please contact us! Prices may change with out
° $20.00 on Return Check or
Auto-Debit (checking or credit card) - per item
° $20.00 to Re-Activate
Service for NON-PAYMENT - each time
° $20.00 on Accounts turned
over to Collection Services - each time