Curbside Garbage Collection


1. Time and Location

  • Materials for collection must be placed at the curb no later than 7 a.m. on the day of your scheduled collection
  • Cart must be less than three feet from the street curb/road
  • Your cart must be at least three feet from the recycling cart
  • Your cart must be at least six feet from a mailbox
  • Your cart must be at least ten feet from a fire hydrant
  • Your cart lid must be facing the road (wheels towards the house)

2. Issues that will result in garbage not being picked up

  • Carts that are overflowing with trash (lid must be fully closed)
  • Placing cart in an alley for collection
  • Placing cart behind obstacles
  • Co-mingling of bagged trash with bulky waste or appliances
  • Carts weighing over 199 pounds
  • Carts containing dirt
  • Carts containing construction materials (e.g. lumber, dry wall, shingles, etc.)
  • Carts containing bathroom fixtures
  • Carts containing yard waste*
  • Carts containing bulky waste / appliances**
  • Carts containing automotive fluids***
  • Carts containing tires***
  • Carts containing paint***
  • Carts containing florescent bulbs***
  • Carts containing batteries***
  • Carts containing pesticides, herbicides, or insecticides***
  • Carts containing hazardous waste***

 *Items/Material can be disposed at the Rogers Recycling Center (2300 N Arkansas St.) or the Rogers Street Department (3101 W Oak St.). If you wish to have curb side pick up of these items/material, LRS sells yard waste collection bags at a cost of $2 each. The LRS Office is located at 848 Highway 264, Bethel Heights, AR. 

**Bulky Waste (e.g. appliances (non-freon), artificial Christmas trees, furniture, grills, large toys, mattresses, tools, carpet/padding in 4'x4' sections) are collected once a month. Bulky Waste Collection shall be scheduled with LRS at 479-878-1384. Bulky Waste Pickup Schedule

*** Items/Materials can be disposed at the Benton County Solid Waste District 479-795-0751