Trash Collection Schedule

Proper Garbage Can Placement
Proper Garbage Can Placement
Improper Garbage Can Placement
Improper Garbage Can Placement

Garbage Collection

The City of Calera will pick up controlled trash from residents each week Monday through Thursday.  You can check to see what day your garbage is to be picked up by referring to the garbage pick-up schedule map.

Garbage cans should be out and ready for pick-up by 6:00 am. In order to receive this service you should contact, Public Works at (205) 668-3511 and request a pick-up.

Recycling

The City of Calera does not currently participate in a recycling program.

2022 Holiday Trash Schedule

Thanksgiving trash pickup schedule: 

  • Monday and Tuesday’s route will be picked up on Monday 11/21
  • Wednesday’s route will be picked up on Tuesday 11/22 
  • Thursday’s route will be picked up on Wednesday 11/23 
  • The Public Works Department will be closed Thursday 11/24 and Friday 11/25 for Thanksgiving.

Christmas trash pickup schedule: 

The week of Christmas will run on normal schedule. The Public Works Department will be closed Friday 12/23 and Monday 12/26 for the Christmas Holiday.

Week after Christmas schedule:

  • Monday’s route will be picked up on Tuesday 12/27
  •  Tuesday’s route will be picked up on Wednesday 12/28
  • Wednesday’s route will be picked up on Thursday 12/29
  • Thursday’s route will be picked up on Friday 12/30

New Year’s Trash pickup: 

The Public Works Department will be closed Monday January 2, 2023, for New Year's. Trash pickup will be as follows: 

  • Monday’s trash will pick up on Tuesday 1/03
  • Tuesday’s trash will pick up on
  • Wednesday 1/04 Wednesday’s trash will pick up on Thursday 1/5
  •  Thursday’s trash will pick up on Friday 1/6