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

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

The City of Covington is in Kentucky with Cincinnati to the north, Knoxville to the south, Louisville and Florence to the southwest, Washington to the east, Bloomington 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.

Covington Trash Collection Calendar 2024

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.covingtonky.gov/government/departments/neighborhood-services/solid-waste-recycling

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

On holidays, collection follows normal schedules except Christmas and New Year’s Day. During those weeks, the collection schedule is pushed back a day starting with the holiday itself.

Covington Trash Collection Map

Covington Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.covingtonky.gov/government/departments/neighborhood-services/solid-waste-recycling/trash-guidelines#T-Bulk-Items for find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • A piece of furniture
  • Mattress set
  • An appliance
  • 3 bags of yard debris
  • 3 bundles of carpet
  • 3 bundles of branches or shrubbery
  • 3 additional bags of trash

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Tires
  • Batteries
  • Hazardous liquids
  • Loose trash and debris
  • Sharps
  • Ammunition

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 Covington 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://www.covingtonky.gov/government/departments/neighborhood-services/solid-waste-recycling

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Covington?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.covingtonky.gov/government/departments/neighborhood-services/solid-waste-recycling/trash-guidelines#T-Bulk-Items

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.covingtonky.gov/government/departments/neighborhood-services/solid-waste-recycling

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 6 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Covington Public Works Department?

(859) 292-4417


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