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Contact Information 
Cedar Rapids Solid Waste & Recycling
City Services Center
500 15th Ave. SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Mail Payments to: 
Cedar Rapids Municipal Utilities
PO Box 3255 
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-3255

Phone: 319-286-5897
Our phones are answered 24/7.

Mon-Fri: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

When you need to dispose of larger items like appliances or furniture, the Cedar Rapids Solid Waste & Recycling Division can schedule a special pick-up. 

Scheduling a Pick-Up

Call 319-286-5897

There is a fee for this service that will be added to your next utility bill. The cost for pick-up will vary depending on the size and type of item.

Bulky item collection can only be scheduled during normal business hours. To participate, call 319-286-5897 at least one business day prior to your garbage collection day to schedule the collection. 

 Item Examples

Cost for Curbside



Chairs, couches, tables

 $2.50 per item
Televisions and Computers Any size TV or computer, including console TVs  $17.00 handling fee +
  • $10.00 per unit fee for all TVs & monitors ≤ 18 inches)
  • $15.00 per unit fee for all TVs & monitors ≥ 19 inches (including console TVs).
Appliances Washers, dryers, refrigerators, water heaters $17.00 handling fee + $9.00 per item
Beds mattresses and box springs Twin - $2.50 each piece ($5 set)
Full/queen - $4 each ($8 set)
King - $5 each ($10 set)
Large Items Pianos, large game tables, bath tubs, railroad ties. Cost depends on size/weight

The Cedar Rapids/Linn County Solid Waste Agency accepts appliances at both locations:

  • 2250 A Street SW (Mt. Trashmore)
  • 1954 County Home Road

Electronics, needles and recycling are only accepted at the Marion location (1954 County Home Road).

Visit www.solidwasteagency.org for drop off pricing and fees.

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