Provo City will pick up Christmas trees from January 4 – 28, 2016. Residents just need to put the trees outside on the curb during that time in order for them to be picked up!
The phrase, “Provo Bleeds Blue,” has taken on a new meaning to me with the our efforts to collect all the blue recycling containers. In the words of one of our residents, “Seriously. Please. How long are these blue trash cans going to litter our streets?” Unfortunately, it’s fair for residents to be frustrated by our pace. […]
Blue Recycling Can When will my recycling can be emptied? To convert to weekly recycling, we will start with all drivers doing their black can routes, then returning to the same route to do the blue recycling cans. Later, after everyone gets used to putting their cans out every week and the loads even out, […]
Don’t forget to put out your blue recycling cans on the same day as your regular garbage pickup! Starting this week, we as a city utility have taken over managing and providing recycling services on a weekly basis instead of bi-weekly. Provo’s fantastic weekly curbside recycling program is for those who want to have the convenience of simply dropping recyclables […]
On the way to work I saw a hard-working-young lady raking her leaves. It looked like a scene out of “Home and Garden” with the crystal clear blue sky and beautiful leaves. However, as I watched, she moved her huge pile of leaves from the lawn into the city gutter. Leaves in gutters can clog storm drains and […]
Ready to clear the garage of unwanted and never–used items? Need to dispose of the cut grass and tree trimmings that weigh down the black garbage cans? Take advantage of the annual Fall Cleanup 2015. Separate yard waste and metals and dispose of the material in dumpsters at six locations throughout the city from September […]
Sometimes living in Provo is just too much fun. Check out the video and share with me what you think.
You asked and we listened! Provo residents wanted weekly pick-up for recycled material – so on November 1, we as a city utility will take over managing and providing recycling services. Starting August 1 we will be switching out your current recycling containers owned and managed by Republic Services and replacing them with new Provo City […]
Yep, it is that time of year again — to de-clutter and tackle a little early spring maintenance. Below are a few resources for you, to help make your spring cleaning a little easier! Dumpsters Dispose of trash, yard waste, and metals free of charge using dumpsters located throughout the city, March 30 – May […]
Ready to clear the garage of unwanted and never–used items? Need to dispose of the cut grass and tree trimmings that weigh down the black garbage cans? Take advantage of the annual Fall Cleanup 2014. Separate yard waste and metals and dispose of the material in dumpsters at six locations throughout the city from Sept. […]