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The Sanitation Division provides curbside collection of trash, recycling and yard waste to single-family residences that are within the city limits.  It also provides trash collection from downtown containers, City parks, City Hall and a number of City facilities.  For more information or questions concerning sanitation or recycling services, please contact the Sanitation Division at (812) 349-3443. 

2019 Holiday Delays: There will be a one day delay in Sanitation services following these 3 holidays.  Sanitation customers should place waste and recycling carts on the curb by 5:00 a.m. one day after their regularly scheduled collection days after these holiday dates.  Normal trash and recycling operations are in place for all other holidays.

  • November 28 (Thanksgiving)
  • December 25 (Christmas Day)
  • January 1 (New Years Day)


Christmas Wreath/Tree Collection: Crews will collect them between Monday, December 30, 2019 through Thursday, January 23, 2020.  Residents may place trees and wreaths at the curb on their regular collection days. Ornaments, lights, and all other decorations must be removed; and trees and wreaths may not be placed in plastic bags.