Residents of the City of Kansas City, Mo., now have the option of using the City’s no-charge Bulky Item Collection (Pick-up) Appointment System, or for a fee, can access additional bulky collection options that provide greater flexibility. Fee Based Bulky Services (from Town and Country Disposal) The City has negotiated reasonable rates for residents to […]
Dec. 17, 2014: City of Kansas City, Mo., crews assigned to arterial, primary and residential streets are prepared to respond to the winter weather that is forecast to move through the Kansas City area overnight.
June 27, 2014: In observance of the Independence Day holiday, City offices and the 311 Call Center will be closed on Friday, July 4. In addition, residents who usually have Friday trash collection will receive this service on Saturday, July 5. Residents with trash collection on other days will not be affected.
If a holiday falls during the week, trash and recycling collection takes place on the day following the holiday, and collection for the remaining days of the week also takes place one day later than usual. Friday trash is collected on Saturday during such weeks. No collection occurs on the following 2015 holidays: New Year’s […]
What is KC Recycles? KC Recycles is Kansas City’s curbside recycling program. Why recycle? Waste disposal costs continue to rise as landfills are closed and new ones have to be opened. Manufacturing aluminum cans and newspaper from raw materials requires mining, logging and importing raw materials to the United States. Collecting and processing recyclables has […]
The City of Kansas City, Mo., Public Works Department announces that trash, recycling and bulky item services have been suspended today, Wednesday, Feb. 5, due to the inclement weather. Trash, recycling and bulky services will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week. Residents who usually receive this service on Wednesdays will receive […]
The National Weather Service has announced a Winter Storm Warning for the greater Kansas City area beginning Tuesday, Feb. 4 at 6 a.m. through Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 9 a.m., with heaviest snowfall between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Tuesday. The storm is expected to bring 6-10 inches of snow, along with east/northeast winds between […]
Illegal dumping (depositing material on public or private property without the consent of the owner) is the most common environmental crime, and leads to significant degradation of the area if left unchecked. It has a negative economic impact on the community and has been linked to a rise in other types of crime through the “Broken Windows” theory . […]
The City of Kansas City, Mo., Public Works Department announces that trash, recycling and bulky item services have been suspended tomorrow, Monday, Jan. 6, due to the extreme cold temperatures. Trash, recycling and bulky will be delayed one day for the week of Jan. 6-10. Residents who usually receive this service on Mondays will receive […]
The City of Kansas City, Missouri provides one of the most cost-effective trash and recycling collection services in the nation. The service cost is approximately $7 per household per month less than the national average. Residents are not charged a monthly fee for trash collection service. The service is funded from general tax dollars. Residents […]