Trash Service

Trash is collected once per week from the provided trash cart. Your service day will vary depending upon your address. All containers must be accessible and ready for service by 6 a.m. on the assigned service day. View pick up days and map (PDF) online.

Republic Services is the current provider of residential waste removal service in the City of St. Charles. Republic Services is a local company committed to providing the highest quality service, in an environmentally responsible manner.

Service Fees
Single family homeowners in St. Charles pay $16.70 per month or $50.10 per quarter for basic service, which includes once-a-week trash pickup and once-a-week recycling pickup.

Automated Trucks
Effective February 6, 2012, the city will begin using automated trash trucks, and all City residences will have to use the provided rolling carts for trash and recycling. Additional trash carts can be rented for $5.00 per month or $15.00 per quarter if the one is not enough.

Recycling Pickup
The recycling pickup is single stream, which means all recyclable materials (paper, glass, aluminum and most types of plastic) can go into one container.

Yard Waste
Once-weekly yard waste service is also available from March 1-December 31 or occasionally with the use of yard waste tags. View more information on yard waste service.

All waste containers must be accessible and ready for service by 6 a.m. on the assigned service days. For all questions, please contact our local Republic Services customer service representative at 636-255-6142 (Monday through Friday) or 636-947-5959 (Saturday).