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Recycling Request Form

Missed Collection? Report must be made no later than 5 PM the day after collection to avoid collection fees.

  • Recycling Fees

  • For more information please contact the Department of Public Works, 24-Hour Customer Service Center at (515) 283-4950.

  • The fees below are included as solid waste charges in your monthly Des Moines Water Works bill.
    New Cart (Thank You for Participating in Our Recycle Program) No Fee
    Missed Collection (Reported before 5PM the following day) No Fee
    Missed Collection (Reported After 5PM the following day) $25.00
  • Garbage/Recycle/Yard Waste put out after 7 AM on collection day will be subject to a $25 collection fee. 
Request Information
* Request Type:

* Message:

* Do you wish to be contacted about this request?

* Check 'Yes' to request missed collection pickup. If the request is made after 24 hours from scheduled pickup, the above fees will be added to the solid waste collection charges in your Des Moines Water Works bill.

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