Bulky Item Collection

Bulky collections are for large bulky items that cannot go in garbage cans or bags for regular garbage collection. You must contact the Maintenance Services Office to schedule a bulky collection.

Calendar of Collections
Bulky collection service shall be provided up to 4 times per calendar year for a prepaid fee of $15 per collection. Residents may purchase the $15 Bulky Collection Stickers at the Finance Office and various local stores. Each sticker purchased will provide the resident with a collection of 1 large dump truck or less.

Any collections need in addition to the 4 per calendar year, shall be provided at the rate of $25 for each addition collection, but not to exceed 3 additional collections within the same calendar year (Code 7-9-7).

Rock Island Residents
There is free curbside appliance and tire pickup available for Rock Island County residents, courtesy of Rock Island County Waste Management Agency (RICWMA). To schedule a pickup, residents should call toll-free 877-934-5378. A new 10-year contract with Weikert Iron & Metal Recycling will allow residents to have up to 4 appliances and 10 passenger vehicle tires picked up each year.

Under Code 7-9-7, RICWMA will not collect:
  • Dead animal carcasses
  • Hazardous, infectious or explosive wastes
  • Motor vehicles or motor vehicle parts
  • Whole or partial building demolitions waste