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Posted on: December 18, 2019

2020 Eagle Trash and Recycling Calendars are here!

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Republic Services has released the 2020 Trash and Recycling Collection Calendar for the City of Eagle. Republic Services mails copies of the calendar to all customers, but click here if you want to download a PDF version of the calendar. To use the calendar,  check under your recycling cart lid and note if the decal is orange or blue, then check the calendar to see which recycling weeks correspond to your color.

Important dates to remember for 2020 are:

 Household Hazardous Waste disposal

  • January 8th
  •  April 8th
  • July 8th
  •  October 14th

On those days, Household Hazardous Waste is collected from noon to 7 PM in the parking lot south of the Eagle Public Library (100 N Stierman Way, Eagle). Acceptable materials include:

  • Solvents
  • Pesticides/herbicides
  • Paint/stain/varnish
  • Batteries
  • Automotive products (including gasoline and oil)
  • Yard/garden products
  • Fluorescent light tubes and much more.

Materials that will not be accepted include:

  • Explosives
  • Ammunition
  • Radioactive items
  • Biomedical waste (i.e. sharps/needles)

For more information on Household Hazardous Waste call 208-384-3901.

Spring Clean-Up unlimited trash removal is from March 2nd to March 6th. 

  • Please fill your trash and recycling carts first before setting additional trash out in trash cans, securely closed bags (35 lbs. or less) or leaf bags. 
  • Tied bundles of tree limbs, carpet, vinyl, etc. measuring 4' or smaller and weighing 60 lbs. or less will also be collected. 
  • Large or bulk (Freon-free) items are picked up at no charge during the week of Spring Clean-Up. To schedule a collection, call Republic Services at 208-345-1265.

Fall leaf recycling runs from October 26th through December 4th. 

  • Set leaves out in compostable bags or boxes for recycling (leaves set out in plastic bags are sent to the landfill). 
  • Leaf bags will be available at Eagle City Hall in the fall.

Christmas tree recycling and unlimited Holiday Trash Pickup is from December 28th, 2020 through January 2nd, 2021. 

  • The guidelines for unlimited holiday trash pickup are the same as Spring Clean-Up week. 
  • In case you were wondering for THIS HOLIDAY SEASON, Christmas tree recycling for starts on December 30th, 2019 and ends on January 10th, 2020, and unlimited trash pickup runs from December 30th, 2019 to January 4th, 2020.

If you would like to learn more about the orange Energy Bag program, please visit the Energy Bag Page on our website. It includes information about the program and recycling guides. Energy Bags are available for purchase for $7.16 at Eagle City Hall. 

If you want to recycle glass, please take it to the glass recycling drop-off in the parking lot south of the Eagle Public Library (100 N Stierman Way, Eagle). Glass can not be recycled in your blue bin or Energy Bag. During 2019 there was a #1 plastic water bottle recycling drop off station in that same parking lot. That was a pilot program, courtesy of Republic Services, which is now over. Republic Services and the City will be evaluating the program and deciding how to move forward. You can expect more details about the future of the program in 2020. 

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