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Little Rock Trash Schedule 2024 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Maps)

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

The City of Little Rock is in Arkansas with Conway to the north, Pine Bluff to the south, Benton to the southwest, Cabot to the northeast, Memphis to the east, and Oklahoma City 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.

Little Rock Trash Collection Calendar 2024

For normal trash collection schedules, visit the city’s interactive map to determine your pickup day.

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr.’s Day
  • President’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

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 2024

A separate pick-up may be scheduled for bulky items that cannot fit in your household garbage cart.  The first four (4) bulky item or appliance pick-ups in each calendar year will be at no charge. 

Each additional pick-up will be $25.00 for two (2) cubic yards and $10.00 for each cubic yard above that.  The cost will be automatically added to your regular monthly solid waste bill.  Bulky item pick-up must be scheduled in advance by calling 311.

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 2024

Recycling carts are emptied on the same day as trash carts but are only picked up every other week.

Click here for more information about the city’s recycling program.

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Little Rock?

Bulky item pick-up must be scheduled in advance by calling 311.

The first four (4) bulky item or appliance pick-ups in each calendar year will be at no charge. Each additional pick-up will be $25.00 for two (2) cubic yards and $10.00 for each cubic yard above that. 

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit this map to know your collection schedule.

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?

Solid Waste Division

Nathan Charles – Division Manager

10801 Ironton Cutoff
Little Rock, AR 72206

Phone:
(501) 888-4299

Email:
[email protected]

Did we miss anything?

Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Little Rock 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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