Sanitation & Recycling

The Sanitation Division coordinates various programs and services to manage the City of Sedalia's waste stream. The Sanitation Division handles the residential collection and appropriate disposal of refuse (garbage), recyclables, and yard waste. The Sanitation Division abides by regulations that monitor curbside refuse, recycling collection, and bulk-item pickup. These regulations ensure quality service and protect the environment.


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Trash Collection Days Map

Residential trash collection is once per week. Trash collections routinely occur Tuesday through Friday, the exceptions are weeks with holidays.

  • If you are unsure which day your trash collection occurs, view the Trash Collection Days Map.
  • For holiday trash collection information, view Holiday Schedules.
  • All trash placed on the curb for collection must be in City provided carts.

Materials must be at the curb by 5 a.m. Residents may put carts out as early as 4 p.m. on the day before your scheduled collection.

Customers new to the city will receive their trash cart(s) after signing up for water, wastewater, and trash service through the city's Finance Division.

Service Rate Information

View common rates for sanitation and recycling services.

Service Request Forms

Need additional services or looking to start services? Complete the Service Request form.

Bulk Waste Information

For 'spring cleaning' year-round, check out the bulk waste information.

Hazardous & E-Waste

Are your materials considered hazardous? View information for Hazardous & E-Waste materials to learn more.

Recycling Information

View the Recycling page for information about recycling programs, cost, item specifications, and more.

Yard Waste & Pickup Service

Find out what is considered waste and what day of the week your pickup occurs.


Questions about Sanitation and Recycling? View Sanitation & Recycling FAQs and get answers.

Sanitation Department
901 East 3rd St.
Sedalia, MO 65301
(660) 827-7820
Mon - Fri: 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Staff Coordinator
Justin Bray