Pickup days are:

  • Downtown (East of West Street): Monday every week
  • Downtown (West of West Street): Thursday every week
  • Hilltop West of Cragmont Street: Tuesday every week
  • Hilltop East of Cragmont Street: Wednesday every week

Pickup Calendar and Map
You can find a map and pickup schedule (PDF). Or, you may stop by City Hall to receive a copy.

Acceptable Collection Options

  • One 64 gallon can (max)
  • Two 33 gallon cans
  • Two 33 gallon bags

All bags must be securely tied, each can or bag cannot exceed 50 pounds, no loose trash inside of the cans will be picked up, and any trash exceeding the limit can be picked up with an attached $2.00 orange sticker per bag, which can be purchased at the Water Department. Cans and bags must be curbside by 7 a.m.

Drop Offs

The Madison Transfer Station is available to city and county residents for disposal of trash. A fee must be paid for this service and is adjusted to the weight of the trash dropped off. It is $16 per 500 pound load, payable with cash or check. The Transfer Station is located at 615 Ivy Tech Drive, Madison, IN 47250.

Transfer Station Hours

Monday through Friday8:00 a.m to 3:30 p.m.
Saturday8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.