Sanitation & Recycling

The City of Winfield contracts with Hewitt Excavating and Sanitary Disposal Inc. for solid waste collection and Des Moines County Regional Solid Waste Commission for recycling collection. Everyone within the city limits is required to have garbage collection and all residential customers within the city limits is offered recycling collection at no additional cost.

The weekly garbage pickup day is Wednesday, containers must be at the curb by 8 AM.  Each residents can have 5 bags or containers, weighing no more than 30 pounds each. Containers may not exceed 34 gallon capacity. 

If you have more than 5 bags you may purchase extra bag tags at City Hall for $1 per tag.  Furniture tags are available at City Hall at the cost of $5 per tag. One-tag items are: chairs, bed springs, bed mattresses, house doors, car seats, and love seats.  Two-tag items are: sofa-couches, large desk, medium tables, and humidifies.  Three-tag items are: hide-a-bed and large tables.  Electronic waste will need a $20 tag for pick up. Residents must make arrangements with the hauler for these pickups. 

Recycling will be collected every other Wednesday.  Must be at the curb by 8 AM and sorted in or accompanied with a GREEN recycling bin.  Recycling bins are available at City Hall for $8 each.   

For questions specific to trash or recycling pick up, please call the waste management company directly.

Contact Info

Hewitt Excavating and Sanitary Disposal Inc.
Morning Sun
319-868-7897

Des Moines County Regional Solid Waste Commission
Area Recyclers
319-753-8126
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2018 Recycling Calendar

2018 Recycling Calendar