Sanitation & Recycling

The City of Arlington contracts with an outside waste management company for solid waste collection and recycling. Everyone within the city limits is required to have garbage collection. The City of Arlington currently contracts with Kluesner Sanitation for garbage collection. Residents will be provided a garbage container by Kluenser Sanitation.  Garbage Pickup is every Tuesday.

If you are in need of a dumpster, you can contact Kluesner Sanitation directly at 563-927-5977 or visit their website at

The city has a centralized location for recyclables. There are blue collection containers located at the City Parking area on Liberty Street on the north side of town. For more information on what can and can't be recycled, please visit the Fayette County Recycling center website at: 

If assistance is needed or you have questions for the city, please do not hesitate to contact us. 


Frequently Asked Questions

When are the garbage collection days for my street?

Garbage pickup is every Tuesday. There will be times when garbage pickup is delayed by one day due to holidays.