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

Fort Smith Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

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

The City of Fort Smith is in Arkansas with Bentonville to the north, Broken Arrow to the northwest, Bossier City to the south, Little Rock to the southeast, Conway to the east, Norman 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.

Fort Smith Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://solidwaste.fortsmithar.gov/trash-collection/

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

Martin Luther King, Jr Day – Monday, Jan. 16

Landfill will be open to the public from 7:30am-11:30am. Solid Waste Services Administration and Residential Collections CLOSED. Residential collections that would normally be collected on Monday will be rescheduled for collection on the Monday AFTER the holiday, Wednesday, January 18th. Commercial collection will be serviced as normal and Industrial collections will have limited service.

Good Friday – Friday, April 7

Landfill will be open to the public from 7:30am-11:30am. Solid Waste Services Administration and Residential Collections CLOSED. Residential collections that would normally be collected on Friday will be rescheduled for collection on the Wednesday BEFORE the holiday, Wednesday, April 5th. Commercial collection will be serviced as normal and Industrial collections will have limited service.

Memorial Day – Monday, May 29

ALL of Solid Waste Services CLOSED – Residential collections that would normally be collected on Monday will be rescheduled for collection on Wednesday AFTER the holiday on Wednesday, May 31st. Commercial and Industrial collections will be worked in throughout the week.

Juneteenth – Monday, June 19

Landfill will be open to the public from 7:30am-11:30am. Solid Waste Services Administration and Residential Collections CLOSED. Residential collections that would normally be collected on Monday will be rescheduled for collection on Wednesday AFTER the holiday on Wednesday, June 21st. Commercial collection will be serviced as normal and Industrial collections will have limited service.

Independence Day – Tuesday, July 4

ALL of Solid Waste Services CLOSED – Residential collections that would normally be collected on Monday will be rescheduled for collection on the Wednesday AFTER the holiday, Wednesday, July 5th. Commercial and Industrial collections will be worked in throughout the week.

Labor Day – Monday, September 4

ALL of Solid Waste Services CLOSED – Residential collections that would normally be collected on Monday will be rescheduled for collection on Wednesday AFTER the holiday on Wednesday, September 6th. Commercial and Industrial collections will be worked in throughout the week.

Veteran’s Day – Friday, November 10

Landfill will be open to the public from 7:30am-11:30am.  Solid Waste Services Administration and Residential Collections CLOSED. Residential collections that would normally be collected on Friday will be rescheduled for collection on the Wednesday BEFORE the holiday, Wednesday, November 8th. Commercial collection will be serviced as normal and Industrial collections will have limited service.

Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 23

ALL of Solid Waste Services CLOSED – Residential collections that would normally be collected on Thursday will be rescheduled for collection on the Wednesday BEFORE the holiday, Wednesday, November 22nd. Commercial and Industrial collections will be worked in throughout the week.

Day after Thanksgiving – Friday, November 24

Landfill will be open to the public from 7:30am-11:30am.  Residential collections scheduled as NORMAL. Solid Waste Services Administrative office CLOSED. Commercial and Industrial collection services will be limited.

Christmas Eve Holiday – Observed on Monday, December 25

ALL of Solid Waste Services and Landfill will be CLOSED. Residential collections that would normally be collected on Monday will be rescheduled for collection on Wednesday AFTER the holiday on WednesdayDecember 27th. Commercial and Industrial collections will be worked in throughout the week.

Christmas Day Holiday – Observed on Tuesday, December 26

Landfill will be open to the public from 7:30am-11:30am.  Residential collections scheduled as NORMAL. Solid Waste Services Administrative office CLOSED. Commercial and Industrial collection services will be limited.

New Years Day – Observed Monday, January 1

ALL of Solid Waste Services CLOSED – Residential collections that would normally be collected on Monday, will be collected on WEDNESDAY AFTER, January 3rd.

Fort Smith Trash Collection Map

Fort Smith Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://solidwaste.fortsmithar.gov/dial-a-truck/ for find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Residents needing to dispose of bulky items such as couches, appliances, furniture, outdoor grills, mattresses, box springs and other large objects can make special arrangements with the City of Fort Smith Department of Solid Waste Services to have these items picked up. Our Dial-A-Truck line for removal of bulky items is 784-2350.

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Ammunition
  • Bagged or boxed items
  • Glass
  • Mirrors
  • Loose trash
  • Construction debris
  • Tires

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 Fort Smith 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://solidwaste.fortsmithar.gov/recycling/

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Fort Smith?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://solidwaste.fortsmithar.gov/dial-a-truck/

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://solidwaste.fortsmithar.gov/trash-collection/

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 Fort Smith Public Works Department?

Address

5900 Commerce Road.
Fort Smith, AR 72916

Businesses, please call:

479-784-2465

Residents, please call:

479-784-2350

Did we miss anything?

Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Fort Smith 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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