Residential Trash and Recycling

Residential trash and recycling services are provided by Rumpke Waste & Recycling. Residential service includes:

  • The collection of a City-issued 95-gallon trash cart
  • The collection of a City-issued 65-gallon recycling cart
  • 12 large items/excessive trash pick ups per year (if properly prepared and stickered)
  • 1 real Christmas tree pickup
  • 2 bulk clean up days per year (dates TBA)

To learn more about residential trash collection please visit click on the "Residents" tab above then "Trash & Recycling." 

Recycling is collected every week on the same day as your scheduled trash pick-up. Curbside recycling is available to all Covington households at no additional charge. To sign-up for service, contact Rumpke at 1-800-828-8171.

Contact Name: Rumpke
Contact Phone: 1-877-786-7537
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