Little Rock Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Maps)

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

The City of Little Rock is in Arkansas with Bentonville to the northwest, Shreveport to the southwest, Pine Bluff to the southeast, Jonesboro to the northeast, and Oklahoma City to the west, Conway to the north.

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.

Little Rock Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.


Collection days will be pushed back 1 day if it falls on a holiday.

Little Rock Trash Collection Map

Little Rock Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: for find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Mattresses, Grills, Bed Frames, Smokers, Dressers, Stoves, Chairs,                                     Microwaves, Tables, Hot Water Heaters, Couches, Patio Furniture, Carpets, Toys.

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Yard waste such as tree limbs, branches, grass cuttings, leaves, dirt, or rocks
  • Building materials such as concrete, bricks, lumber, roofing, fencing, plaster, sheet rock, paint, or glass
  • Motor parts such as engines, transmissions, axles, drive trains, suspension parts, boats, lawnmowers, or other small engines
  • Tires or vehicle parts such as doors, tailgates, or windows
  • Medical waste such as infectious waste, needles, or prescription medication
  • Liquid waste such as paint, gasoline, or freon
  • Explosives such as propane tanks, compressed gas cylinders, blasting agents, black powder, or other flammable materials

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 Little Rock 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:

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Little Rock?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit:

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit:

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 Little Rock Public Works Department?

Nathan Charles – Division Manager
Solid Waste Division
10801 Ironton Cutoff
Little Rock, AR 72206
(501) 888-4299
[email protected]

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