Trash and Recycling
Trash and recycling services for Original Town, Sagamore, Calmante, and The Ridge are contracted by the Town and provided by Waste Connections. Contact Town Hall with questions at 303-499-3675.
For residents of Rock Creek Ranch and The Summit at Rock Creek Townhomes, trash and recycling services are provided by the Rock Creek Master Homeowners Association via contract with Waste Connections. Click here for more service details and contact info.
- Waste Connections Reminders
- Waste Connections Recycling Calendar 2018
- Waste Connections Recycling Guidelines
Curbside recycling is not available for residents of Bell Flatirons Apartment community. However, they can recycle plastic, glass, paper and cardboard using the recycling container located between buildings 13 and 14.
Actions to Reduce Wind-Blown Trash & RecyclingClick HERE for procedures that can be used at all times but are specifically recommended when high winds are forecasted for - or occur during - trash/recycling collection day.
Curbside Compost Service for Yard Waste and Food Scraps
Curbside compost pick-up service is available to Original Town, Sagamore, Calmante, and The Ridge neighborhoods as an optional seasonal service. Click here for more service details and contact info.
For residents of Rock Creek Ranch and The Summit at Rock Creek Townhomes, curbside compost pick-up service is available as an optional seasonal service. Click here for more service details and contact info.
Disposing of Large Household Items
If you have large household items to dispose of, there are local options available:
Both the Town and Rock Creek HOA provide trash and recycling collection services through contracts with Waste Connections, and the firm provides year-round large item pick-up to residents for a small fee. Call 303-288-2100, or visit wcdenver.com to find out more and schedule a pick-up day.
Learn about additional options here.
Shredding and Electronic Recycling
Yard Waste Recycling Facility
The Town's Yard Waste site, located at 2125 Honey Creek Lane, is now open year-round to accommodate the extended Colorado growing season.
Days and hours of operation are:
Wednesdays 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Saturdays 8:00 am -12:00 pm and 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Sundays 8:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Items that are accepted include grass clippings, small branches (6 inches or less in diameter), leaves and other organic yard material. Items that are not accepted include rock, sod and lumber. It is located on Honey Creek Lane next to the Waste Water Treatment Plant. This is between the Saddlebrooke and Bell Flatirons neighborhoods.
The Yard Waste Recycling site remains open during the holiday season for Christmas tree recycling. Please make sure all ornaments, tinsel and decorations are removed from the trees.
Colorado Association for Recycling (CAFR) - Student Art Video