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

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

The City of Fredericksburg is in Virginia with Linton Hall and Manassas to the north, Mechanicsville and Richmond 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.

Fredericksburg Trash Collection Calendar 2024

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.fredericksburgva.gov/1167/Curbside-Collection-Guidelines

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

These holidays can affect collection schedules: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, 4thof July, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day. Poor weather occasionally necessitates delayed collection as well.

***Be sure to check for potential changes and alternate collection day before placing trash/recycling on curb. We will not be able to make additional trips for missed trash/recycling due to schedule changes. Schedule updates are available on Public Works home page News & Announcements, by signing up for Alerts, or by calling 372-1023 (24 hours/day).***

Fredericksburg Trash Collection Map

Fredericksburg Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.fredericksburgva.gov/466/Special-Trash-Pickup for find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Appliances, furniture, mattresses, and other bulk items.

The City offers an option for a paid curbside collection of bulk items called a “Special Pick Up”.

The minimum curbside fee is $75.00 per load or any portion thereof. The city reserves the right to limit collection.

The service is limited to areas within the City limits (22401 ZIP CODE only) but subscription to trash service is not required.

Call our office for details on how to arrange this service: 540-372-1023.

The appointment must be made and fee paid in advance of placing any items on the curb.

Placing materials on the curb without prior collection arrangement is a violation of City Code §62 Solid Waste and subject to charges based on expenses of cleanup and City Code §38 Litter Control, subject to misdemeanor charge punishable by jail time, fines of $250-$2500 or both.

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Piles of loose debris or large volume of material from major yard renovation 
  • Whole house clean-out or items abandoned due to eviction
  • Paint or hazardous chemicals/materials
  • Construction debris
  • Tree trunks or portions of trees
  • Extremely heavy items

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 Fredericksburg 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.fredericksburgva.gov/1167/Curbside-Collection-Guidelines

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Fredericksburg?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.fredericksburgva.gov/466/Special-Trash-Pickup

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.fredericksburgva.gov/1167/Curbside-Collection-Guidelines

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 Fredericksburg Public Works Department?


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