Residential Holiday Cleanup Week: Dec. 26-30
(Boise) - With the holiday season comes food, family, cheer and
lots of extra recyclable materials and trash. If your blue and gray
carts are full, Boise residents can manage the extra waste during
"Holiday Cleanup Week" starting the day after Christmas.
Follow the guidelines below on your regular trash day (Dec.
Place extra recyclables in a 20-32 gallon container near your blue
cart. Tape a label on the container that reads "extra recycling."
(Click her for holiday recycling and waste reduction/reuse
OVERFLOW TRASH/YARD WASTE
Please put your extra holiday waste in 20-32 gallon containers.
Yard waste can be placed in paper leaf bags. Set your extra
cans and paper leaf bags near your gray trash cart(s).
Trash/yard waste in plastic bags or boxes will not be collected.
All extra waste must be in 20-32 gallon containers, gray trash
carts or paper leaf bags (see above).
REMINDER: Curbside Christmas tree collection is January 2-6,
2012. Trees must be cut into four-foot lengths and free of all
decorations. Extra trash (including leaves) will not be collected
with the trees. Residents must use "overflow stickers" on 20-32
gallon trash cans if they still have extra material to discard.
For more information on collection programs and year round waste
reduction tips, visit www.curbitboise.org. If you have questions
after regular business hours, contact Vince Trimboli at (208)