Environmental Programs

Environmentally Safe Programs
The City of Roanoke:
  • Works with the community to keep it clean, safe and happy.
  • Prides itself on customer service.
  • Develops several environmentally safe programs:
  • Promotes public awareness and education about all aspects of Solid Waste Management

Learn More
If you would like to learn more, click on the programs links listed in the left column on this page. You may also call our Customer Service Center at 540-853-2000. Please note these programs are available to all citizens of the City of Roanoke at no additional charge.

Program Information

Programs Overview
Recycling Collection
The city recycles aluminum, tin cans, glass bottles, plastics containers No. 1 through 7,
newspapers, junkmail, magazines,  and boxes (preferably broken down flat).
Bulk and Brush Collection
The city will collect grass clippings placed in plastic bags and placed in the dark blue trash can, tree limbs, brush, and other yard
waste. We also accept household bulk items such as sofas, appliances and
dressers.