Muncie Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Maps)

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

The City of Muncie is in Indiana with Fort Wayne to the north, Indianapolis and Anderson to the southwest, Columbus 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.

Muncie Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Muncie pick-up trash every day of the year except for Christmas.

In the event that Christmas falls during the week, trash collection will not run. Collection will resume the following day and run behind schedule one day for the remainder of the week. 

Muncie Trash Collection Map

Muncie Trash Pickup Schedule Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit:

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Weekly pickup of bulk items such as limbs, furniture, appliances, and other household items that do not fit into a 96 gallon toter, provided they meet the guidelines (call or check the Muncie Sanitary District website for the guidelines)

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Hazardous Household Waste and materials banned from a landfill (motor oil, paint, etc)
  • Needles
  • Construction Material
  • Large quantities of animal waste
  • Human Waste
  • Dead Animals

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 Muncie 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 Muncie?

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 7:00 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Muncie Public Works Department?

Sanitation Department
Phone: 765-747-4865
Address: 300 N. High Street Muncie, IN, 47305

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