Trash collection is provided by the City of Columbus one time per week.
New City residents and newly annexed areas will need to purchase a brown trash toter for your waste collection. Residents will need to contact the Sanitation Department at (812) 376-2509 to purchase trash toter & start trash collection.
For City residence that already have our trash services and would like sign up for our Recycle program, please call us at 376-2509 or click here,
If you purchase the trash toter, the toter goes with you when you move. Please contact our office at 376-2509, so we can update our records. The City provided trash and recycle toters, are assigned to each property address, with Serial Numbers and BOTH toters stay with the home. (Under the old ordinance)