- Residential Trash Service
Residential Trash Service
It is an exciting time in Aurora! The City will be starting residential trash service in July of 2023!
Doty Services has been awarded the Residential Trash Services contract with the City of Aurora. More information is provided below.
City-Wide Open Burning Regulations
Beginning July 1, 2023, several new regulations concerning Open Burning will go into effect for the City of Aurora. Enforcement of these regulations will begin on July 1, 2023. These regulations will be a change for our community, so we encourage citizens to get familiar with them early! The biggest of these regulations will be that the burning of household trash will not longer be allowed, but there are other aspects of the regulations that will affect how you may have done things in the past regarding open burning.
To review the full City Codes regarding open burning regulations, click this link: Municipal Code of the City of Aurora Missouri, Chapter 270: Open Burning or use your smart phone camera and use this QR Code.
To see a quick overview of the new burning regulations, please click this link: New Open Burning Regulations Overview
Monthly Bulky Item Collection
Got a new television or mattress/box springs and don't know what to do with the old one to get rid of it? Or that old couch that has been taking up space in the garage? We have you covered!
City of Aurora Residential Trash Services customers will receive bulky item pickup service as part of their monthly service. One bulky item per month will be picked up at no cost to the resident. These items are larger items that are usually an extra cost to the customer for the trash collector to pick up; the City has added this service to your regular service with no extra cost to the customer.
To learn more about this service, click this link: Bulky Item Pick-Up Information
Residential Trash Restricted Items
There are many items that cannot be collected by the trash hauler because it cannot go into the landfill. If these are left in your trash for pickup, your trash WILL NOT be picked up. Here are common examples, but this is not an exhaustive list. Doty trash will contact the City Billing Dept. and we will attempt to contact you and let you know what needs to be done to correct any problem items that cannot be accepted. Restricted Trash Information Sheet
Residential Trash Service Basics
Here is some basic information about the Residential Trash Service that will be starting at the beginning of July. Residential Trash Service Basics - What to expect!