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The Public Works Department’s Mission is to keep the streets and public areas in the City of Richmond in good repair and clean for our citizens. To send a request for street paving, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The City of Richmond has a franchisee agreement with Advanced Disposal for trash service. All residents in Richmond must contact Advanced Disposal to receive trash pick-up. You can contact them at 1-866-636-4869 to establish service. You will receive weekly service and a 95-gallon refuse cart. All 'Rental Property Owners' are responsible for arranging for service at their properties. It is the property owner's responsibility to establish service for their renters.

Ordinance # 76-20 and Ordinance # 88-21
  • Place garbage on the curb the NIGHT BEFORE your scheduled service.
  • Garbage MUST be placed in a Rigid PLASTIC OR METAL CONTAINER and not on curb loose or in bags.
  • All containers must be REMOVED from the curb the SAME DAY they are serviced.
  • For pick-up schedules or other questions please call Advance Disposal TOLL FREE at 1-866-636-4869.
Thanks for your dedication in Keeping Richmond Beautiful!
City of Richmond
Board of Commissioners


Trash should be placed in cans or cart and not in bags or loose. Trash should be placed at curb after dusk the night before scheduled pick-up. All containers shall be removed from the curb on the same day they are serviced.

Street Maintenance (including pot holes and cuts made by the Street Department; Richmond Utilities is responsible for their own cuts)

Street Signs

Storm Water Drainage

Grass and Weed Control FOR PUBLIC AREAS ONLY

Snow and Ice Removal FROM STREETS ONLY(sidewalks, parking lots, and private drives are cleared by property owners)

Chipping and leaf maintenance should be discarded by homeowners themselves, CONTRACTORS MUST REMOVE AND DISCARD OF THEIR OWN WASTE.