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Posted on: March 30, 2023

City of Aurora Residential Trash Service Information Page

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Residential Trash Service Information Page

The City of Aurora has created a webpage on the City of Aurora website that will be updated regularly with information abouQR Code that takes you to the City of Aurora Residential Trash Service webpaget the Residential Trash Service that will be starting at the beginning of July.  This page will  be updated regularly in the months to come with all the information that citizens will need to know about this great service that the City of Aurora will be providing our community.

Use the camera on your smartphone to capture this QR Code and it will take you the Residential Trash Service webpage on the City of Aurora website.

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 CodeCity of Aurora Open Burning Codes - 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.  

To learn more about what restricted items are not accepted, click this link: 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.  

To learn more about the new City of Aurora Residential Trash Service that begins July 1, 2023, click this link: Residential Trash Service Basics - What to expect!

Check back regularly for updated information and additional information in the coming weeks.

Notice: The City of Aurora and its contracted vendor reserve the right to refuse any item from trash collection and may classify any item or substance as a prohibited item or hazardous waste at its sole discretion

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