Trash and Recycling


Due to the Thanksgiving holiday observed on Thursday, November 23rd, trash pickup will be delayed by one day. Thursday's trash and recycle pickup will be Friday. Valparaiso City Services offices will be closed Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th. Regular office hours will resume on Monday, November 27th. You may call 219-462-6174 x2 in the event of an emergency.

FALL CLEAN OUT DAYS: SEPTEMBER 15-16, 2023. Click to view the FLYER for more details.

HOLIDAY RECYCLE SERVICE SCHEDULEDuring the holiday season, there will be an increased demand for curbside recycle service. Due to this demand, Valparaiso City Services will provide weekly curbside recycle service during the holiday season. This will provide customers with additional opportunities to discard their excess recyclables. Click here to view the revised 2023 Trash & Recycle Pickup Calendar.


Effective October 1, 2022:
Per Ordinance # 19-2022 - Section 53, Refuse and Recycling passed on September 12, 2022.

Click here to view additional information on the Trash and Recycling Committee Process.
Click here to view the revised 2023 Trash & Recycle Pickup Calendar.
* Click here to view the FAQs for Every Other Week Recycling.

* Click here to view the 2024 Trash & Recycle Pickup Calendar.

* Click here for additional information regarding Excessive Trash Fees.

* Click here for additional information regarding Brush and Yard Waste.



Click HERE to open a searchable map. Enter your address in the upper left hand corner (be sure to include "Valparaiso, IN"). This map will provide you with your Trash and Recycling Schedule and your Leaf Collection Zone.