The Solid Waste Division of Public Works takes care of trash collection and disposal, recycling collection and processing, the annual alley cleanup program, and the composting activities.
The annual alley cleanup is an opportunity to discard items that would not be picked up in the normal refuse collection.
View a map depicting what areas have trash collection on what days of the week.
Take yard waste free of charge to the city of hays compost site; free compost is available year-round.
E-waste is no longer collected by the City of Hays. Ellis County has become a part of the E-Waste Coalition. E-Waste items can be taken to the Ellis County Landfill.
Learn how to properly dispose hazardous waste.
Review a brochure about recycling tips.
Learn about the City of Hays Residential Recycling Program.
The City of Hays provides trash and recycling service to residential customers located within the City limits of Hays.
Have your questions about waste disposal answered.