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Garbage/Recycling

Collection of trash and recycled items for Ripley residents ONLY
 
Location:
 
Near the east side in the front of the Highway Department Building
 
ENTER:  Park Avenue from North State Street, veer to the right onto the Highway Dirt Road.
Travel towards the Highway Building,
Site is on the east side of the front of the Highway Department Building.
After dropping off your items, you will then...
 
EXIT:  onto Ross Street.
 
Collection Schedule:
 
2nd and 4th Saturday of each month from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (unless otherwise posted)
 
Cost:
 
     Fees are not collected at the trash site, however "Town of Ripley" trash bags MUST be used. The cost of these trash bags is $10 for a package of 10. They can be purchased at the Town Clerk's Office or Meeder's Restaurant.
 
 PLEASE RECYCLE AND "KEEP AMERICA BEAUTIFUL"


Recycling bins are available for the following items:
     2nd and 4th Saturday of each month from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Clear glass - must be cleaned (NO light bulbs)
  • Cans - must be cleaned (NO paint cans, aerosol cans, fuel tanks, or gas cans)
  • Plastics - must be clean   (NO deli containers or gas cans)
  • Newspapers (magazines are accepted only if the covers are soft and flexible, no hard covered books)
  • Cardboard - must be broken down and flattened
  

There is NO recycling of the following items:


              Batteries        Refrigerators      Freezers       Televisions        Computers        Printers    

 
*** REMINDER ***
 
DO NOT BURN TRASH/GARBAGE ITEMS
 
ANYTHING THAT SMOLDERS, SMOKES, AND/OR HAS AN ODOR
 
IS CONSIDERED A HEALTH HAZARD,
 
AND IS ILLEGAL TO BURN
 
Please...
 
Be considerate of your neighbors and your Town