Garbage & Recycling

  1. Garbage
  2. Recycling
  3. Yard Waste

Notice: Starting January 1, 2021,  your garbage, recycling, and compostables service provider will change to Republic Services. Please click here for information regarding the change in schedule, or click here for a document that explains the key changes.

Garbage (through December 31, 2020)

Garbage Truck and Garbage BinsThe City of Sultan currently provides garbage service for its citizens. Pickup days are Monday and Thursday with commercial pickup on Fridays.


In January each year, the City creates garbage calendars for the year with the zones on it along with a separate calendar for each individual zone. These calendars are mailed out to the citizens according to the zone. The City also mails a calendar with your monthly bill. For a zone specific calendar view below:

Yellow Zone A Garbage Calendar (PDF)

Orange Zone B Garbage Calendar (PDF)

Blue Zone C Garbage Calendar (PDF)

Green Zone D Garbage Calendar (PDF)

Pickup Parameters

Garbage should be set out no later than 7 a.m. the day of your pick up. Place containers two (2) feet apart with lid opening towards the street. Place containers at least three (3) feet from cars, trees, and mailboxes. All garbage is required to be contained in the tote provided by the City.