Louisville Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

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

The City of Louisville is in Kentucky with Cincinnati to the northeast, Nashville to the south, Lexington to the east, and Evansville 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.

Louisville Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://louisvilleky.gov/government/public-works/services/garbage-collection

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

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

Holidays incur a one day delay and all collections for the remainder of the week are also delayed one day

If a holiday falls on the weekend, check for alerts or use Recycle Coach to stay informed.

Louisville Trash Collection Map

Click on the map below then click “Address Lookup”

Louisville trash pickup schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://louisvilleky.gov/government/public-works/services/junk-and-bulk-trash-disposal for find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Couch
  • Table
  • Mattress
  • Toilet, etc

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Piles of small items or debris
  • Yard Waste
  • Electronics (Computers, TVs etc)
  • Household Hazardous waste
  • Construction materials
  • Appliances

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 Louisville 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://louisvilleky.gov/government/public-works/services/recycling

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Louisville?

Large item bulky pickup is done on an appointment schedule. To make an appointment visit: https://iframe.publicstuff.com/#?client_id=1000113

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://louisvilleky.gov/government/public-works/services/garbage-collection

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at [TIME]. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Louisville Public Works Department?

  • 444 S 5th Street
    Louisville, KY 40202
  • (502) 574-5810
  • Hours 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday

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