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Refuse and recycling: Solid Waste Management Division

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.


Find your collection day, holiday schedule, on-demand service for special collections and more

Residential Refuse 

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

Residential Recycling 


Commercial collection provides a scheduled pick-up of refuse and recycling to commercial, retail, food service, industrial parks, various Monroe County facilities, and residences with 4 or more units.

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Litter baskets

Litter baskets are provided at locations on main roads with high foot traffic. 

Litter basket details