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Pickup days are: 
  • Downtown (East of West Street) - Monday every week
  • Downtown (West of West Street) - Thursday every week
  • Hilltop West of Cragmont Street - Tuesday every week
  • Hilltop East of Cragmont Street - Wednesday every week

The first week of the month has to have a Tuesday in it for it to be considered the first week. On holidays, if your trash pickup day is on the holiday, then it will be picked up on the following day.

Pickup Calendar and Map
You can find a map and pickup schedule here. Or, you may stop by City Hall to receive a copy.

Acceptable Collection Options
  • One 64 gallon can (max)
  • Two 33 gallon cans
  • Two 33 gallon bags
All bags must be securely tied, each can or bag cannot exceed 50 pounds, no loose trash inside of the cans will be picked up, and any trash exceeding the limit can be picked up with an attached $2.00 orange sticker per bag, which can be purchased at the Water Department. Cans and bags must be curbside by 7 a.m.
Drop Offs
The Madison Transfer Station is available to city and county residents for disposal of trash. A fee must be paid for this service and is adjusted to the weight of the trash dropped off. It is $16 per 500 pound load, payable with cash or check. The Transfer Station is located at 615 Ivy Tech Dr., Madison, IN 47250.

Transfer Station Hours

 Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m - 3:30 p.m.
 Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
 Sunday Closed