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

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

The City of Fargo is in North Dakota with Bismarck to the west, Moorhead to the east, Grand Forks to the north, St Cloud to the southeast, Minot to the northwest.

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.

Fargo Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://fargond.gov/city-government/departments/solid-waste/residential-garbage

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • January 1 (New Year’s Day)
  • January 16 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
  • February 20 (Presidents Day)
  • April 7 (Good Friday)
  • May 29 (Memorial Day)
  • July 4 (Independence Day)
  • September 4 (Labor Day)
  • November 11 (Veterans Day)
  • November 23 (Thanksgiving Day)
  • December 25 (Christmas Day)

Fargo Trash Collection Map

Fargo Trash Collection Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://fargond.gov/city-government/departments/solid-waste

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • flattened cardboard boxes
  • tin, steel and aluminum cans
  • office paper and junk mail
  • news papers and magazines
  • plastic bottles, tubs and jugs that have a # 1-7

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • labeled danger
  • toxic
  • poisonous
  • corrosive or flammable such as paints
  • thinners
  • stains
  • varnish
  • drain and oven cleaners
  • poisons
  • automotive fluids
  • weed and insect killer
  • fluorescent light bulbs and ballasts

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 Fargo 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: https://fargond.gov/city-government/departments/solid-waste/residential-garbage

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Fargo?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://fargond.gov/city-government/departments/solid-waste

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://fargond.gov/city-government/departments/solid-waste/residential-garbage

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 8 am. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Fargo Public Works Department?

701.241.1449 or [email protected]

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