Waste Disposal

Rural Trash Services (RTS)  provides trash and Curbside Yard Waste Pick Up services for Richmond residents. These services are billed on the monthly utility billing statements from the City. Discounts are available for seniors 65 and older. Simply fill out and return the Application for Senior Citizen Solid Waste Discount along with a copy of your identification.  Contact City Hall at 816-776-5304 if you have any questions.

Rural Trash Services (RTS) can be reached at (660) 784-2474.

RICHMOND WEEKLY TRASH SCHEDULE BY WARD:

Ward 1 – Monday
Ward 2 – Tuesday
Ward 3 – Wednesday
Ward 4 – Thursday

HOLIDAY TRASH COLLECTION SCHEDULE
RTS provides trash collection services on all Holidays with the exception of the following:

* Thanksgiving
* Christmas
* New Year’s Day

TRASH
Rural Trash Services (RTS) will remove up to 10 bags, boxes or cans each week or 9 bags, boxes or cans. Trash containers must be placed curbside by 6:00am day of pickup or the night before.

BULK ITEMS
One bulk item per residence may be placed curbside for pick up on the first day of pick up each month. Additional bulk items can be picked up by appointment, at an additional fee.

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE
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The City of Richmond is a member of the Regional Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program. Residents may drop-off their household hazardous waste at either permanent facility located in Kansas City and Lee’s Summit, or at any of the scheduled collection events. Both facilities are open year-round.

Kansas City Facility
4707 Deramus Street
Kansas City, MO 64120
816-510-8400
Hours: Thursday and Friday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm; Saturday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
No appointment necessary.
Bring proof of residency.

Lee’s Summit Facility
2101 SE Hamblen Road
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063
816-550-1612
Hours: Thursday, Friday, and Saturday
Bring proof of residency
100 pound limit per visit
Appointment is necessary.

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