Lafayette IN Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

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

The City of Lafayette is in Indiana with South Bend to the northeast, Carmel, Indianapolis and Noblesville to the southeast, Kokomo 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.

Lafayette Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.lafayette.in.gov/294/Trash-Collection-Schedule

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • Thanksgiving – Thursday’s route will be picked up on Friday; Friday’s route will be picked up on Saturday
  • Christmas – If Christmas falls on a week day, pickup will be delayed one day for the holiday and also delayed 1 day for the rest of the week
  • New Years Day – If New Years Day falls on a week day, pickup will be delayed one day for the holiday and also delayed one day for the rest of the week.

On all other holidays, City of Lafayette trash and recycle pickup will run as scheduled.

Lafayette Trash Collection Map

Lafayette IN Trash Pickup Schedule Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.lafayette.in.gov/301/Large-Items

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Carpets
  • Sinks
  • Sofas
  • Toilets
  • Mattresses

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

The city cannot pick up anything with refrigerant such as window air conditioning units, refrigerators, and chest freezers. In addition, if you are paying a contractor for remodelling, they are responsible for removal of debris.

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 Lafayette 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://www.lafayette.in.gov/288/Recycling

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Lafayette?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.lafayette.in.gov/301/Large-Items

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.lafayette.in.gov/1062/Regular-Schedule

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 6:00 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Lafayette Public Works Department?

Sanitation Department:

260 S 3rd Street
Lafayette, IN 47901

Phone: 765-807-1411
Fax: 765-807-1412

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