Refuse and Recycling - Solid Waste Management Division


 Streetscape with Refuse and Recycling Containers The Solid Waste Management Division is proud to provide Rochester residents and businesses with the best refuse and recycling collection service possible.


Residential collection is curbside pick-up of household refuse and recycling provided to 1, 2 and 3-family homes.

Refuse – Find your collection day, holiday schedule and more.

Recycling – Learn about our Mixed Recycling program, find out what materials are recyclable, your collection schedule and more .


Commercial Refuse Collection provides scheduled pick-up to commercial, retail, food service, industrial parks, various Monroe County facilities and residences with 4 or more units.

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Public Spaces (Streets, Sidewalks, Parks)

Litter baskets are provided at locations on main roads with high foot traffic. Get the details or submit a request here