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Recycling Info for Grimes Residents

Garbage, Recycling and Yard Waste Disposal in Grimes:

Curb It! recycling is a service offered to Grimes residents. The green carts are emptied every other Monday. Please refer to the sticker on the lid for your pick up schedule. If your pick up is missed please call Metro Waste Authority at 515-244-7336.  Need more information about how to recycle old appliances or those cans of paint in your garage? MWA has compiled an alphabetical listing of the best way to dispose of, or recycle, hundreds of household items.  Visit MWA's web site to find out where it should all go.

The City of Grimes contracts Waste Connections for solid waste pickup.  Pickup is on Monday mornings and residents need to supply their own containers.  Garbage gilling is included on your monthly water bill and residents should contact the Grimes City Hall to begin service, 515-986-3036.

The City of  Grimes also participates it the Compost It! program for yard waste disposal. Yard waste is only collected in Compost It! bags or "Kraft-style" bags with a Compost It! sticker attached. Bags and stickers can be purchased at City Hall. Compost It! pickup is on the same day as garbage pickup. If your pick up is missed please call Artistic Waste at 515-262-4040.

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