Thanksgiving Day is Thursday Nov 23rd and may impact your pickup schedule

Decatur IL Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

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

The City of Decatur is in Illinois with Peoria to the northwest, Bloomington, IN and Normal to the north, Springfield to the west, Urbana to the east.

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.

Decatur Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit or

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • President’s Day
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran’s Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas

Please check with your hauler for possible delay on pickup.

Decatur Trash Collection Map

Decatur IL Trash Pickup Schedule Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit:

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Please check with your hauler for this information.

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Please check with your hauler for this information.

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 Decatur 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 Decatur?

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?

Please contact your trash hauler.

How can I contact the Decatur Public Works Department?

Code Enforcement Division
Phone: 217-424-2783

Decatur Recycling 
Phone: 424-2784

Public Works – Municipal Services:

Dan Mendenall, Municipal Services Manager
[email protected]

Tracy Mitchell, Administrative Assistant
[email protected]

Rick Baker, Municipal Services Operations Supervisor
[email protected]

Byron Bowman, Municipal Services Operations Supervisor
[email protected]
(217) 875-4820

Did we miss anything?

Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Decatur 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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