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Aug 23, 2018

Free Residential Tire Collection Event September 22

Get rid of those tires cluttering your yard, your garage, and your neighborhood! Free residential tire collection at Denver Public Works Central Platte Facility.

Jun 11, 2018

Free One-Day Paint Recycling Event to be Held on Saturday, June 23, 2018

Paint Drop-Off Event for Households and Businesses

May 31, 2018

Help Keep Denver Beautiful by Recycling at the “Great Denver Cleanup” on June 9th

Free drop-off sites for recycling and disposing of various materials.

May 07, 2018

Help Denver Celebrate International Compost Awareness Week

Compost even more, and discover how to utilize finished compost at home

Apr 23, 2018

Great West Colfax Cleanup to be held on May 19, 2018

Help keep Colfax clean!

Mar 22, 2018

Get Your Spring On! Mulch Giveaway & Compost Sale to be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018

Denver residents can pick up mulch for free and buy compost at a reduced price. One Day Only Event!

Dec 20, 2017

Recycle Your Tree with Denver’s Treecycle Program

Recycle Your Tree After The Holidays

Dec 11, 2017

Apply Today to Become a Denver Master Composter

The Denver Master Composter Training Program offers Denver residents a unique opportunity to learn about composting and recycling topics, and to give back to the community by sharing this information with others.

Nov 17, 2017

Denver Expands Compost Program to Offer Service to Every Neighborhood

All neighborhoods citywide are now eligible for compost collection service.

Nov 12, 2017

Recycle Your Holiday Lights

Do you have broken, burned-out or impossibly tangled sets of holiday lights stored away with last year’s holiday decorations? Don’t throw them out – recycle them for free instead!

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About Denver Solid Waste Management


Solid Waste Management is a section of Denver Public Works Operations Division. Solid Waste Management is responsible for providing weekly trash collection services, residential recycling and large item collection services. In addition to waste management services, Solid Waste Management is also responsible for providing graffiti abatement services for both public and private property as part of the Denver Partners Against Graffiti program, and is home to Keep Denver Beautiful, a Keep America Beautiful affiliate program.