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Buffalo Trash Schedule 2024 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Buffalo trash pickup schedule for 2024 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Buffalo is in New York with Niagara Falls to the northwest, Burnaby to the west, Rochester to the east, Cheektowaga and Amherst to the northeast, Hamburg to the south.

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.

Buffalo Trash Collection Calendar 2024

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.buffalony.gov/382/Streets-Sanitation

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

Garbage and Recycling Collection are on the regular schedule all year except for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Buffalo Trash Collection Map

Buffalo Trash Pickup Schedule Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.buffalony.gov/1465/Bulk-Trash-Collection

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • furniture, appliances (refrigerator, microwave, stove), box of miscellaneous items, large toys, bundles of wood and brush, mattresses, box springs, carpet in 4 foot sections

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup


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 Buffalo and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2024

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar: https://buffalorecycles.org/collection-schedule/

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Buffalo?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.buffalony.gov/1465/Bulk-Trash-Collection

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.buffalony.gov/382/Streets-Sanitation

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 Buffalo Streets / Sanitation Department?

Physical Address
65 Niagara Square
Room 502
Buffalo, NY 14202

Phone: : 716-851-5636

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Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Buffalo trash pickup schedule. We strive to provide the most up to date information so please let us know if you need anything else.

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