Sanitation Department

The City of Chubbuck Sanitation Department is in charge of collecting and hauling solid waste and recyclables from both residential and commercial properties to help maintain a clean and safe environment for the citizens of Chubbuck. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns. ‘”Collection will be changed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years. Collection for these holidays will be one day late.

City of Chubbuck Garbage Collection Information

Requirements for use of garbage collection carts

In general, remember that garbage collection carts are the property of the City of Chubbuck and are provided to you on a rental basis. Any items that are too large to fit in a collection container must be appropriately disposed of by the property owner. Refuse that spils from or is left beside the collection container will not be collected and is the responsibilty of the resident.



  • Place all of your trash inside the cart
  • Keep the lid closed at all times
  • Place the cart as close to the curb as possible on collection day at 7:00 am
  • Remove the cart from the roadside when empty
  • Read instructions for collection day schedules in your neighborhood
  • Use toe hold at the bottom of the cart to ease tilting of loaded cart


  • Put hazardous waste, paint cans, oil, hot ashes or flammables in the cart
  • Put residential or commercial construction debris in the cart
  • Overfill the cart or pack garbage tightly into the cart
  • Paint, write on or in any other way vandalize or alter the cart
  • Remove the cart from your residence for any reason
  • Obstruct collection of your cart by parking vehicles too close

Cleanup Connections

Voluntary Recycling Program Offered to Residents

The City of Chubbuck is offering recycling services to any resident who wishes to participate. Each participating household will receive a green 96-gallon recycling cart. Recycling carts are emptied either on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays (East Chubbuck: see map below) or 2nd and 4th Tuesdays (West Chubbuck: see map below) of each month, with no service on a 5th Tuesday.

Each recycling cart will have a charge of $5.00 per month for this service.


  • Paper (cardboard, office/computer paper, newspapers, magazines, phone books)
  • Aluminum
  • Cereal Boxes
  • Tin cans
  • Household plastics (#1 through #7)

Not Acceptable

  • Plastic Bags
  • Tissue Paper
  • Paper Towels
  • Batteries
  • Oil
  • Glass
  • Chemical Bottles
  • Hardback Books
  • Lead
  • Steel
  • Iron
  • Appliances
  • Auto Exteriors
  • Tires
  • Recycle carts with non-recyclable material will not be collected. The city does not offer return service. If your cart is not emptied due to not being placed out on time, or for having non-recyclable items inside, it will not be emptied until your next scheduled service date.

    If you are interested in receiving this service, please download, complete and sign the Recycling Sign Up Form. A five dollar monthly fee per cart will be added to your existing utility bill. Turn in completed forms with your utility bill or at Chubbuck City Hall.


    2017 Free Days Fort Hall Mine Landfill

    • May 13th
    • October 14th

    2017 Household Hazardous Waste Days

    • April 1st
    • May 6th
    • June 3rd
    • July 1st
    • August 5th
    • September 2nd
    • October 7th