Trash Pick up - April 29, 2019

Reminder Trash and Recycling will be picked up Friday this week due to Spring Clean Up. [more...]

Water off today - April 22, 2019

From Van Horn west and Brooks south.  Approx 4 hours [more...]

Today water outage - April 19, 2019

No water Van Horn St West and Brooks St South Approx 4 hours [more...]

Water Service Alert - April 18, 2019

Water Service will be interrupted today for approximately 2 hours today April 18,2018 for all res... [more...]

Water Outage 4/15/19 - April 15, 2019

The water will be off for approximately 4 hours South of Brooks and West of Van Horn streets.  [more...]

Water interruption - March 27, 2019

Correction: Today, March 27,2019, Water outages will occur for approx 2 hours on Van Horn St and ... [more...]


Trash & Recycling

The City of Almena provides solid waste collection and recycling services. Everyone within the city limits is required to have garbage collection and recycling collection is picked up for all residents as well.

Most trash and debris, when properly bundled and/or contained properly, can be disposed of at curbside with your regular garbage service days. Regular Trash Day is every Tuesday. All trash and recycling must be set out curbside by 8:00am in order to be picked up that day. Trash must be bagged and/or in a trash container with handles.


Polycarts are available for purchase through the city for $82/ea. Call 785-669-2425 for more information.

Dumpers are available for rental through the city and cost $25 per dump. Call 785-669-2425 to rent a dumpster.

Frequently Asked Questions

When is trash/recycling pick up?

Regular trash pick up day is Tuesday. Any alteration in schedule will be posted under our Calendar of Events.

Does Almena have a City-Wide Clean Up?

Almena participates in the county-wide clean up, which generally occurs each spring in April. Check our Calendar of Events for details as we receive them.

Do lawn clippings, leaves, and yard waste get picked up?

Yard debris does not get picked up with regular trash. There is a compost pile available for residents to take their yard waste (branches, sticks, leaves, grass, etc). Call 785-669-2425 for more information or directions to the compost pile.

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