Household Trash Rules

Household Trash

All household trash must go in the City-issued trash cart.

If you have a bulky item (like furniture, tires or appliances), call 513-591-6000 to schedule a special pickup.

If you're cleaning out an attic or garage, call a trash removal company.

Important Rules To Remember

To help keep neighborhoods clean and orderly, be sure to follow these trash rules.


  • Put all household trash in the City-issued trash cart.
  • Have your trash at the curb by 6 a.m. on your pickup day.
  • Fully close the lid on your trash cart.
  • Take care of your trash cart.
  • Leave your trash cart at your home when you move.
  • Call 591-6000 or visit if your trash cart is stolen or damaged.