Trash Collection

Waste Management, Inc. provides solid waste collection for all single and two-family homes in Johnston.

Garbage bins are due curbside by 6 a.m. the day of pick up.
  • Monday - Pick up for residents west of 86th Street
  • Tuesday - Pick up for residents east of 86th Street

To Begin Service

  • Contact Johnston City Hall, at 727-7772 or email.
  • Register with Metro Waste Authority (MWA) for email updates. Residents can sign up to receive emails from MWA that contain helpful tips and pick up delays due to weather or other situations.

Service & Billing

  • Garbage collection is included on your monthly City of Johnston water bill. Three container sizes are available, see fee Information (PDF) for current rates.
  • Holiday schedules can be found on the Waste Management website.
  • To report a missed collection or cart maintenance, contact Waste Management at 515-265-5267 or online.