Residential Trash Service is provided by WCA (formerly Town & Country)
PO Box 10 Harrisonville MO
If you have any questions about your trash, yard waste, or recycling pick up please call WCA at 816-380-5595 or click on this link to go to Roeland Park’s page on the WCA website.
RESIDENTIAL TRASH SERVICE
Pick up of Household Trash Waste: All household trash is to be placed in the provided green WCA trash container with the lid or in a tied approved trash bag (not exceeding 65lbs in weight) to prevent trash from blowing as described in
Household trash not suitable to be put in a container must be neatly bundled and placed next to trash container. Each household is limited to 96 gallons of garbage pickup each week. This amounts to a filled 65 gallon trash container and one garbage bag, or a 96 gallon container.
For those who have more than 96 gallons of garbage, stickers or “bag tags” can be purchased at City Hall for $1.25 each for each additional 35-gallon garbage bag set out for collection.
PICK UP DAY Trash, Yard Waste and Recycling will be collected weekly. Click here for map of Roeland Park showing collection days.
PICK UP TIME Trash must be at the curb no later than 7:00 a.m. on your scheduled pick up day for collection.
(City Code – Items are not to be placed out at the curb sooner than 12 hours prior to the day of collection as described in (Article 1 sec.15-106-d). All containers must be returned to storage by midnight the same day of collection as described in (Article 1, Section 15-104). Residents physically unable to bring trash to curb may call City Hall and make special arrangements for collection of trash and recycling.
YARD WASTE PICK UP
Yard waste is to be placed in approved paper yard waste recycling bag or plastic drum with a yard waste sticker attached. Yard waste should also be placed on the opposite side of the driveway from the garbage container along with the recycling containers. Brush and branches must be securely bundled. Limb debris must be cut into 4 feet in length and the bundled cannot be more than 18″ in diameter. Individual limbs may not be larger than 2″ in diameter. Please tie your bundles with twine or string. Bundles may not exceed 50 lbs. in weight. Small twigs can be put directly in your Yard bags. Yard waste materials are: Grass clippings, Weeds, and Leaves. Yard waste is to be put on the opposite side of your driveway as your trash container on your collection day. Yard Waste bags may not exceed 50 lbs. in weight.
Yard Waste Stickers are available at City Hall.
Yard waste in plastic garbage bags will not be picked up.
BULKY ITEM COLLECTION
Up to two bulk items per month Scheduled service for “no charge” is on your first and third service day each month. Bulky item can be put out with your household trash for collection (excluding appliances). Residents that have more than two bulk item per month can make collection arrangements with WCA prior to collection day. Additional cost may apply, payment is due upon collection. Items considered bulk items: Large furniture, Mattress, Box Springs, Carpet /Padding (One room or less carpet must be cut in to 4 foot lengths and rolled up).
Appliances will be collected at the price of $15 per item. Arrangements must be made with WCA for collection. Payment is due upon collection. Appliances are Washer, Dryer, Stove, Hot Water Heater, Furnace and Dishwasher. Microwave and TV excluded and will be collected with household trash.
See the Recycle More, Recycle Better flyer, showing what items you can and cannot put in your recycling bin.
Recycle Compact Flourescent Bulbs:
There are several options for safely disposing of used Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (CFL’s). Home Depot stores accept used CFLs at their return desk. Alternatively residents can contact Johnson County Hazardous waste to make an appointment to drop off their used CFL’s. Their number is 913-715-6900.