Recycling

Recyclables are to be placed in the recycling carts (grey bottom, green lid) provided by the City. For recyclable guide please refer to the cart lid or the Residential Curbside Recycling Program brochure (PDF). Nothing placed in plastic bags will be accepted.

Pickup
Carts must be placed within 3 feet of the curb by 7 a.m. on recycling Friday for pickup. Recycling collection for the following holidays and all days following the will holiday will be 1 day later than scheduled unless otherwise advertised: New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

Used Motor Oil, Car Batteries & Tires
Used motor oil, car batteries and tires may be brought to the City’s old Recycling Center which is located behind the Municipal Building next to the pool parking lot. To cover the cost of the disposal of tires there is a $1 per tire fee. Purchase City decals in the Treasurer’s office and affix the decal to each tire prior to disposal.

Electronic Recycling
For information on Virginia Peninsulas Public Service Authority (VPPSA) sponsored electronic recycling events please visit the VPPSA website.