Yard Waste and Garbage Free Days in Ames | Environment
The City of Ames is offering some help to residents to dispose of all the waste that will be collected during spring cleaning.
Garbage Free Day will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 23 at the Resource Recovery Plant located at 110 Center Ave.
Residents can dispose of regular household waste, furniture, carpet, and lawn mowers and up to two personal TVs or computers. Residents should enter the facility from Duff Avenue to Second Street.
Car batteries can be disposed for free. Paint cans will be accepted only if empty. Yard waste is not accepted at the Resource Recovery Plant.
For a list of items and charges, visit www.cityofames.org under the Public Works, Resource Recovery Plant link.
To dispose of yard waste, residents can go to Bolder Creations located at 407 Freel Drive on Saturday, April 23 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Residents are to enter the facility from Southeast Fifth Street.