October 25 & 26: Tree/Branch Pickup

Due to last week’s snowfall the city will add another tree and brush pickup event for Thursday, October 25 and Friday, October 26.

Tree limbs and sticks will be picked up if:

  • Wood pile is created near the regular garbage pick-up
  • Wood size is 4” in diameter or less.
  • The pickup is scheduled by calling Public Works at 845-0380.

You can also drop residential trees at the 24 hour access collection site west of Transfer Station at 11490 35th St. SE

Labor Day Closings & Garbage Schedule

Office Closings: Labor Day

The Transfer Station will be closed on Saturday, September 1st. The Public Works and City Hall offices and Transfer Station (landfill) will be closed on Monday, September 3rd, for Labor Day.

Garbage Schedule: Week of September 3, 2018

Monday’s garbage will be picked up on Tuesday, Sept. 4th. Tuesday and Wednesday’s garbage will both be picked up on Wednesday, Sept. 8th.  The rest of the week will be the normal pick up schedule.  Garbage should be put out by 7:00 AM.

City Cleanup Week: May 7 – 11, 2018

Valley City will conduct its annual residential waste cleanup the week of May 7TH through
May 11TH. The free pickup and disposal is for residential waste only.

Valley City residents are encouraged to clean up, clean off, and clean out their properties.
On your regular garbage pickup day, put all your garbage, including the extra, out in your
regular pick up spot by 7:00 AM, and Valley City Public Works will pick it up. There is no
limit on the number of bags, cans, boxes, etc., and no extra charge. We will pick up general
household garbage, couches, chairs, furniture, branches and wood DO NOT BAG OR BOX
BRANCHES. Paints and liquids can be disposed of in a dry, hardened form. Cat litter, floor
dry or sawdust can be used to absorb the liquid. Empty cans can be left out with garbage.


Residents may take their appliances to Truck and Auto Salvage or Valley Recycling Center.
There may be a fee for refrigeration or freezing units with Freon.

The following items WILL NOT be picked up:

  • Grass, leaves, yard waste need to be taken to the collection site at the landfill at no charge.
  • Tires must be taken to the transfer station. The disposal fee cannot be charged, cash
  • Batteries may be taken to the salvage yards or Valley Recycling Center.
  • Scrap metal may be taken to Valley Recycling Center.

Help the garbage crews by putting the garbage into boxes, bags or cans not to exceed 32
gallons or 50 lbs.

Note: Free disposal of grass, leaves, branches, trees, used motor oil and metal can be
disposed of at the Transfer Station all year long.