Recycling, Trash & Yard Waste


Residential Trash Service is provided by Green for Life Environmental (GFL),
Harrisonville, MO (formerly WCA). You can go to GFL's Roeland Park page on their website for more information.

If you have any questions about your trash, yard waste, recycling or large item pick up please call Green for Life Environmental at 816-380-5595 (select "3" on the menu for residential service assistance or dial "0" to get an operator). You can email them at regarding missed pick ups or other service issues. 

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Trash Amnesty Week

There will be no trash pickup on Monday, July 4th. All trash pickups will be one day late. Also, TRASH AMNESTY WEEK begins Tuesday, July 5th. For your trash pickups from Tuesday, July 5th through Saturday, July 9th, you can put out extra trash bags on your trash pickup day without purchasing bag tags. Bags not to exceed 40 lbs. each. Large item pickup will also occur as scheduled that week.  Construction debris is not accepted for pickup. If you have any questions, please call City Hall 913.722.2600.

Holiday Pickup Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, service that falls on the holidays listed below will be completed the following day, and service for subsequent days in the same week will also be completed one day later. In the event that a holiday falls on a regularly closed business day, service for that week will continue as normal.

  • New Year's Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
  •  Independence Day

(Any additions or changes to the above holiday schedules will be posted here and on the City's social media sites.)

Fall Leaf Pick Up Program

Between October and December each year the City will provide special pick up of leaves curbside with their vacuum truck. Click here to see the instructions and schedule for 2022.