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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.
SolidWaste&Recycling@cedar-rapids.org

Hours
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

Pick-up

Cost to take item to Solid Waste Agency
 Furniture-Bulky-Item  Furniture

Chairs, couches, tables

 $5.00 per item

$38/ton or

$15 per pickup or service van load
   *Loads with any loose debris must be tarped

TVs-Bulky-Item250x165  Televisions and Computers Any size TV or computer, including console TVs  $16.00 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).
  • $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).
  • 0.25¢ per lb. for all loads of 5 or more units (CRTs, monitors, TVs) and also for bulk electronics (scale house staff will determine bulk-sized loads; for example a pickup truck bed full of old vacuum cleaners, stereos, DVD players, two TVs, will be considered a bulk load).
Appliances-Bulky-Item Appliances Washers, dryers, refrigerators, water heaters $16.00 handling fee + $9.00 per item $9.00 per item
Piano-Bulky-Item Large Items Pianos, large game tables, bath tubs, railroad ties. Cost depends on size/weight

$38/ton or

$15 per pickup or service van load
   *Loads with any loose debris must be tarped

 

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

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