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    Trash Collection Guidelines

    Landfill Operating Hours and Guidelines

    Trash Collection Guidelines

    • Set your trash cart out on the curb by 7:00 a.m. on your collection day. 
    • All trash should be inside the cart with the lid shut completly.
    • Trash bags that do not fit in your trash cart should be placed beside the trash cart in a pre-paid City of Lynchburg blue trash bag.
    • Remember you can save money by recycling!

    Correct Trash Set Out Examples

    Examples of Violations

    • Overflow above the rim
    • Overflow on the ground and not in prepaid blue bags
    • Not using prepaid blue bags for overflow

    One blue bag is not a prepaid City of Lynchburg bag.

    Overflow, and not in a prepaid blue bag.

    This is not a violation, however you can request a new lid (or cart if broken) from Public Works if your lid is broken. Call  (434) 856-2489.