Sanitary District: Keep Richmond Clean and Beautiful

June 8, 2021

The Richmond Sanitary District strives to maintain a clean, beautiful Richmond. Beyond the normal collection of solid waste through the use of Rosie Rollers, the District runs and maintains a municipal landfill where items that will not fit into a Rosie Roller. On July 17th and 24th, the District will be expanding the Landfill hours from its normal 8Am-1PM to 8AM-4PM.


For individuals without the means to get their waste to the landfill, the District offers Special Pickup and Leased Roll-offs for items that will not fit in a Rosie Roller. The District is pleased to announce that it is expanding the volume of Special Pickup it can collect in a week starting in June. To call for a Special Pickup, dial (765) 983-7450 Option 3.


Special Pickup: Items eligible for special pick up include:

·        Bulky household items

·        Furniture (sofas, chairs, recliners, mattresses/box springs, desks, etc.)

·        Cardboard (must be cut into pieces and bundled)

·        Carpet (must be cut into 4'widths and rolled into no larger than 1' in diameter)

·        Appliances (dishwashers, microwaves, washer/dryer, stove)

·        Tree Limbs (must be bundled and no longer than 4’ in length and no longer than 2” in diameter, you may have a maximum of six (6) bundles)

·        Yard Waste (up to 6, 30-gallonbags)


For more resources, please visit Richmond Sanitary District.



Press Contact:

Pat Smoker

Director, Richmond Sanitary District

Click HERE for the official press release.

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