Trash Removal


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


Holiday Collection Schedule 2019
Heartland Waste provides services on all Holidays with the exception of the following:

New Years Day – Tuesday, January 1, 2019

 Memorial Day – Monday May 27, 2019

4th of July – Thursday July 4, 2019

Labor day – Monday September 2, 2019

Thanksgiving – Thursday November 28, 2019

Christmas – Wednesday December 25, 2019

 New Year’s Day – Wednesday January 1, 2020

If your pick up falls on or following one of these days, your trash will be picked up one day late.

Heartland Waste provides curbside recycling collection for the City of Richmond.

Please contact City Hall for delivery of a container.recycle_logo

Click Here for Application for Recycling Program
Click Here for Application for Senior Citizen Solid Waste Discount

Acceptable and Non-Acceptable Recycling Materials:
Metal Containers:
Steel and tin food and beverage cans. Aluminum cans. Please rinse.

We accept all plastics with the recycling symbol on them #1through #7, such as milk, juice, soda, and water bottles. As well as, mixed colored plastics: laundry detergent, fabric softener, bleach, shampoo and dish washing detergent bottles. Wal-Mart bags are accepted. Please rinse out and remove all caps and lids.

HDPE Bottles that cannot be accepted include:
* Oil Bottles, Miscellaneous automotive product bottles (gas treatment, brake fluids, hydraulic fluid, etc.)

Bundled with string or placed in a paper sack.

Cardboard & Chipboard Boxes:
Old cardboard containers and chip board boxes: cereal boxes and other food boxes. Please flatten. This also includes packing paper.

Mixed Office Paper:
White paper, envelopes, card stock, and computer paper.

Glass & Styrofoam not accepted
This list can also be found at

9060 Wellington Street, Richmond, MO.
The City Compost Site is open from April 6, 2019 to November 16, 2019 every Saturday 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for residents with valid compost card.
Click here for how to obtain a compost card and compost/brush site regulations.

FREE WOOD-CHIP MULCH  processed through yard waste recycling is available at the City of Richmond compost site.