We’re here to help you find the Lakewood trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.
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.
Lakewood Trash Collection Calendar 2023
For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.lakewoodoh.gov/accordions/residential-curbside-collection/
Trash Pick Up Holidays
Here you can see the city-observed holidays.
- New Year’s Day Monday
- Martin Luther King Day
- Presidents’ Day Monday
- Easter Monday Monday
- Memorial Day Monday
- Juneteenth Monday
- Independence Day
- Labor Day Monday
- Thanksgiving Day
- Christmas Monday
During these holiday weeks, set-out all collections, including Refuse Carts, Bulk Trash, Recyclables, and Yard Waste, by 6:30 a.m. on the recommended day listed below to assure collection. Late set-outs may not be collected, or if they are, the property owner could be charged for the collection.
Lakewood Trash Collection Map
Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023
To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.lakewoodoh.gov/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/RefuseRulesRegulations_rev032723.pdf
Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
Large trash items that won’t fit in the refuse cart will also be picked up on your regularly scheduled trash day.
- box springs (must be wrapped & sealed in plastic mattress bags*)
- house doors
- storm doors
- storm windows (break the glass out; contain separately)
- carpet (taped or tied 4’ rolls)
- basketball hoops (dismantled)
- extra bags and boxes
- contained dirt
- rocks, & sod, and bundled or contained construction debris emanating from work done by the resident or home owner.
Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
The City does not collect:
- fluorescent bulbs
- hazardous materials
- motor oil
- contractor debris
For disposal information call (216) 252-4322 or go to cuyahogarecycles.org.
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 Lakewood 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.lakewoodoh.gov/accordions/residential-curbside-collection/
Frequently Asked Questions
When is bulk pickup in Lakewood?
To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.lakewoodoh.gov/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/RefuseRulesRegulations_rev032723.pdf
What day is trash pickup?
To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.lakewoodoh.gov/accordions/residential-curbside-collection/
What time does trash collection start?
Trash collection starts at 6.30 am. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.
How can I contact the Lakewood Public Works Department?
Call (216) 252-4322 to schedule collection or bring to the Drop- off Facility and Recycling Center
Did we miss anything?
Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Lakewood trash pickup schedule. We strive to provide the most up to date information so please let us know if you need anything else.