Brookings Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Brookings trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Brookings is in South Dakota with Aberdeen to the northwest, Mankato to the east, Rapid City to the west.

If there’s a change to your normal trash collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.

Brookings Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • Sunday (Except Easter) and Monday holidays
    • Monday’s garbage and yard waste will be picked up on Tuesday. Tuesday’s garbage and yard waste will be picked up on Wednesday.
  • Tuesday holidays
    • Garbage and yard waste will be picked up on Wednesday.
  • Thursday holidays
    • Recycling and yard waste will be picked up on Wednesday.
  • Friday and Saturday holidays
    • Friday’s recycling and yard waste will be picked up on Thursday. Thursday’s recycling and yard waste will be picked up on Wednesday.

Brookings Trash Collection Map

Brookings Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: for find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Bulk items must be taken to the landfill:

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Hazardous waste.

Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.

If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.

Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.

There are a number of junk removal services in Brookings and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2023

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar:

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Abington?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit:

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit:

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 7 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Brookings Public Works Department?

Phone: (605) 693-3667

Fax: (605) 693-3653

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