Public Works

Waste Collection & Recycling


The City of Trotwood contracts with Rumpke for trash collection and recycling for all residents and businesses in the community.  To establish a billing account, please call the City's Utility Billing office at 937/854-7210.  If you have specific questions about the types of items that can be recycled or items for bulk trash pickup please call Rumpke directly at 937-461-0004.

Please note, Rumpke observes the following holidays: 

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

If the holiday is the day-of or a weekday before your service day:

Service will be delayed one day that week.

If the holiday is on a weekend or a weekday after your service day:

Service will remain as scheduled.

Visit for a complete holiday schedule and weather updates.

Recycling is provided on a weekly basis at no additional charge on the same day your trash is collected.  A free recycling tote is provided to each residence upon request.  Additional resources are available to residents who wish to recycle.  This information is provided below.

Additional Recycling Resources

Each of the agencies listed below can provide detailed information about what is accepted at their facilities, as well as their hours of operation.  A typical list of acceptable items appears above.  Please consult each agency for a detailed list of acceptable items.

Access Systems (Electronic Recycling) 
2027 Home Ave
Dayton, OH  45426
Phone:  937-837-5481

Items Accepted:  Computers and components, washers, dryers, electric wire, pop cans, sheet steel, paper, ink cartridges and toner, books, cardboard, printers, typewriters, phones.

606 Taywood Road
Englewood, OH  45322
Phone:  937-832-9190
Items Accepted:  Computers

Montgomery County Solid Waste District-North Facility
6589 Old Webster
Vandalia, OH  45377
Phone:  937-225-4999
Items Accepted:  Glass bottles and jars, steel and aluminum cans, plastic bottles and containers (#1-6), paper (newspaper, magazines, telephone books, etc.).