Recycle, Compost, & Trash

The City and County of Denver collects more than 220,000 tons of waste from Denver homes each year. That's an average of 1.2 tons per household each year.

Here are ways to access current collect schedules/reminders:

*** Download our app: Denver Trash and Recycling
*** Connect with us and do more with an account at:

The Jan-July 2021 WasteWise is here(PDF, 7MB)

For the fastest response to service-related issues, please call 311 (720-913-1311) and provide your name and exact home address.

Denver 311 Help Center: 3-1-1
Outside Denver: 720-913-1311
Emergencies: 911 
TTY Service: 720-913-8479