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
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.
Cost for Curbside
Chairs, couches, tables
|$2.50 per item|
|Televisions and Computers||Any size TV or computer, including console TVs|| $16.00 handling fee +
|Appliances||Washers, dryers, refrigerators, water heaters||$16.00 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.