Garbage / Yard / Waste Recycle Pickup
2017 YARD WASTE DATES
April 3, 17 May 1, 15, 30* June 12, 26 July 10, 24 August 7 ,21 September 5*, 18 October 2, 16 ,30 November 13, 27
* Represents the Tuesday after Holidays
Waste must be placed in a brown paper compost bag and branches must be cut to 4' lengths and BUNDLED. You may also use containers marked with an "X". Grass clippings placed in regular garbage WILL NOT BE PICKED UP. Emterra Environmental USA will NOT pick up construction and building materials, tires, paint or batteries. Residents are allowed one large item per week but you must call Emterra to schedule a special pick up. Items containing freon must be freon free before pick up. Recycling must be in recycle bins or in clear plastic bags. All cardboard boxes must be broken down.
WEEKLY PICKUP: LARGE HOUSEHOLD ITEMS
Customers are allowed one large item per week, such as a couch, chair, tvs, washers, dryers, mattresses. NO SOFA BEDS, AND CARPET MUST BE BUNDLED IN 4 FT ROLLS. Freon must be removed from all refrigerators or freezers. Paint must be dried in the can. You can use sand or kitty litter to dry the paint. Customers MUST call Emterra USA to arrange large item pickup. Service is included in the monthly fee. Their number is 1-877-609-6753. If you would like to contact Emterral USA or have a complaint, please click on the link: www.emterrausa.com/contact_us.html. Please do not call the village office.
As long as you have a blue bin from the Village office, you may also put recycled items in other plastic/bin containers in addition to your blue bin from the Village of Lexington. For more information on recycling (click here)
See also our Environment page.