Solid Waste & Recycling

One-Hauler System

In 2009, the city entered into a municipal solid waste collection and transportation agreement for single family homes with Waste Management. A copy of the agreement can be found here.

Waste Management may be contacted at:

88 Joyce Lane

Russellville, AR 72801

Ph: 479-880-2278 (CART)

Fx: 479-968-8589


Price Increases (Effective January 1, 2021)

The Water & Sewer Rates for Invoices Beginning 1/01/21 Reflect a 3% Increase Per Ordinances 21942195.

The Sanitation, Recycling/Yard Waste, & Extra Can Rates for Invoices Beginning 1/01/21 Reflect a 3.3% Increase Per Consumer Price Index & Municipal Solid Waste Collection & Transportation Agreement Between Waste Management and the City of Russellville.

Senior Citizen Discount Program (Effective January 1, 2020)

An application is hereby made for a 15% discount on single family residential sanitation service*. In order to qualify for the senior citizen discount, one must fill out the application and meet the requirements therein. A copy of the application can be found here.

*Please note that the 15% Senior Discount is for your Waste Management billing only.  The discount will be reflected on your billing statement beginning February 2020 as City Corporation bills one month behind.

Collection Calendars

View the 2024 Waste Management Calendar (PDF). Calendars are also available at the local Waste Management office located at 88 Joyce Lane.

Additional Trash or Recycling Bins

You can obtain an additional trash can or recycle can if needed. The cost will be $10.00 for an extra trash cart and $3.00 for an extra recycle cart. This monthly charge will be included on your water bill. Please contact Waste Management at 479-880-CART (2278) to order additional cans.

Replacement Fees

Replacement fees for missing trash or recycle cans are billed to the customer at $50 per can. Please avoid these charges by being responsible for your trash container. It is suggested you set your cans out for pickup no more than 24 hours before your scheduled pick up day and return them to a secure location as soon as possible after they have been emptied.

Special Notice

Please do not contact City Corporation with questions involving solid waste or scheduling.

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Waste Management Map -
Click the picture for the GIS Map specifically for Waste Management.

New Waste Management Truck

Soon you will see a new Waste Management truck coming down your street. These new trucks will provide a safer, more efficient, and more sustainable way to serve you. It will also change the way your containers are picked up:

  • Please make sure all bags are placed inside your cart. Only bags in the cart will be picked up. 
  • Please make sure there is 2 feet of clearance on both sides of your cart, and place the cart at the curb within 3 feet of the road. 
  • Please place the cart with the lids opening toward the street.

If you have any questions, please call Waste Management at 479.880.2278

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