Refuse service is provided to all residential customers in the Yorkshire Service Area. One trash tote and a recycling bin are provided free of charge to each residence upon request. The refuse receptacles are to remain at the property when vacated for the next customer's use. In the event a receptacle is lost, stolen or damaged, the customer should contact the refuse contractor to request and be billed directly for any replacement receptacle(s).
Refuse service is provided by CHARLIE AND SON TRASH SERVICE, INC.
Pick Up Days:
Monday & Thursday
Regular household trash pick up
Recycling pick up
Bulk pick up
On the 1st Wednesday of every Month - If 24 hour notice is provided to Charlie and Son's office at (703) 670-9652
Items must be ready for pick up at 6 a.m.
We ask you to please read all of the Rules and Regulations
Observed Holidays - No Pick Up
New Years Day
If your pick up falls on a holiday, your trash will be collected on your next scheduled day.
Rules and Regulations Governing the Removal of Trash
All trash must be bagged or placed in the trash can and placed on the curb by 6:00 a.m. There is a six bag limit per pick up and a 35 lb. weight restriction on all bags and cans. Our discretion will be used to determine weight.
Fireplace ashes are the responsibility of the customer to ensure they are safe for pick up.
Recycling pick up items include: #1 and #2 plastics, colored and clear glass, aluminum and steel cans, newspapers (bundled and tied or placed in a paper bag), magazines, and cardboard boxes (example: cereal or cracker boxes).
Plastics and glass must be rinsed. Items with food left in them will not be accepted. Contaminated items or items not prepared for pick up will be left. Please keep bins clean.
All grass, leaves and flower bushes must be bagged or put in the trash can and placed on the curb. Bushes or limbs must be tied into 3-4 foot lengths. Brush with thorns must be neatly tied or cut up and placed in the can. Roots with excess dirt are not considered as yard waste and will not be collected.
Bulk items may include: household furniture such as chairs, tables, dressers, sofas, loveseats, desks, entertainment stands, book shelves, lamps, TV's up to 32 inches, microwave ovens, water heaters, metal parts from wrecked cars (except motor blocks, transmissions, rear end housings, springs, frames, fenders, doors and hoods).
Refrigerators, freezers, and window air conditioners will be picked up provided that refrigerants are removed by a certified technician and the doors are removed. You must call the office 24 hours in advance to arrange for bulk item pick up and all items must be placed in front of the residence. No items placed in common areas will be picked up.
Items Not Accepted
Rocks, sod, dirt, bricks, cinder blocks, wood decking material, iron, plate glass, paint or any HAZARDOUS materials (paint, pesticides, oil, gas, antifreeze, corrosive chemicals, ammunition, etc.). No remodeling debris (items attached in any way to the home) will be accepted and includes but is not limited to wallboard, drywall, Iumber from decks, or roofing shingles carpet, carpet padding, tile, sinks, tubs, kitchen cabinets, bathroom vanity or cabinets, hot tubs, saunas, chain link or wooden fencing, sheds, siding, windows, doors, paneling, etc. If you have any questions of how to dispose certain items, please call (703) 670-9652.
If the trash tote or recycle bin is lost, stolen or destroyed, YOU will be responsible for the replacement fee. This fee will not exceed $100 for the tote or $9.00 for the recycle bin. There are no exceptions.