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City of Cascade Garbage & Recycling

The City of Cascade provides citizens and businesses with curbside garbage and recycling collection. Garbage and recycling is collected Tuesdays on the Westside of town and Thursdays on the east side of town. Recycling is every other week. (Refer to calendar for dates). There are no limits on the volume of recycling. Residential collection is limited to one 33-gallon container, one blue garbage cart or bag per household per week. Extra garbage requires a $2.00 bag tag available at City Hall, the grocery store, and convenience stores.

Recycling and garbage must be curbside by 7:00AM or it will not be picked up.

Cascade Garbage & Recycling Rates

Click Here for the Recycling Guidelines (PDF)

Charges for ServiceGarbageRecycling
Commercial w/no Dumpster$11.24/mo$7.50/month
Dumpsters per Yard$17.45/mo
Republic Recycling Schedule

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Clean-Up Days:

The City holds a Spring and Fall clean-up event where residents are able to dispose of large items and extra refuse not taken with normal garbage collection. Typical items are stoves, refrigerators, air conditioners, microwaves, washers, dryers, beds, and old furniture.

All appliances and metal collected are recycled.

Yard Waste Site:

The City of Cascade maintains a yard waste disposal site where residents can dispose of grass clippings, leaves, garden vegetation, branches, and brush. The site is open 24-7 April through October for residents’ convenience.

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Cascade City Yard Waste Site