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Environmental Management & Sustainability

Mailing address
P.O. Box 1466
Mesa, AZ 85211

Walk-in service requests/payments
55 N. Center St.
Mesa, AZ 85201

6935 E. Decatur St.
Mesa, AZ 85207

Hours of Operation

M-Th 7am-6pm

Contact Information

Customer Service

Email (General Questions)


Establishing/Disconnecting Service

Trash & Recycling

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Trash & recycle service will be provided on Saturday, July 4th.  Please have barrels out by 6 a.m. to ensure service. 

NOTICE: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its negative impact on the City’s budget, temporary measures have been implemented to aid in uninterrupted trash service during this time.  There will be no change to your trash or recycle collection days.  However, blue recycle and green yard waste barrels will be collected by the same truck and this material will be temporarily landfilled.  Residents are asked to please continue to only place accepted items in the correct barrel to avoid contamination when recycle services resume to normal operation. 

During this temporary change in servicing both the blue recycle and green yard waste barrels with the same vehicle, barrel collection service times will be impacted.  To avoid any missed barrel service, residents should place their barrels out for collection after 6 p.m. the night before or no later than 6 a.m. on your normal recycle service day.  This will ensure your recycle barrels are serviced each week. To schedule a special pickup for non-serviced barrels due to late set out, please call Customer Service at (480) 644-2221.  Additional fees will apply.  

Department statement: Department preparations for COVID-19 emergency

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Single Family Home Services

A 'single-family home' is defined as any dwelling with one or more of the following characteristics:

  • Free-standing home
  • Condo, townhome, multi-plex or patio home where occupant is the account holder for city trash services

 Multi-Unit Home Services

A 'multi-unit home' is defined as any dwelling where the occupant is not the account holder for city trash service.  Examples include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Apartment communities
  • Manufactured or mobile home parks
  • RV parks
  • Condo, townhome, multi-plex or patio homes

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Business Services

The City of Mesa offers Mesa businesses a full and comprehensive array of programs and services to meet their trash and recycling needs.

Education & Resources

As part of our ongoing educational efforts, the Environmental Management & Sustainability Department offers a variety of materials and information to residents and school educators on trash collection and recycling topics.