Trash & Recycling

Trash Service

Kimble Waste Services

January 1, 2020 an increase for refuse collection will take effect due to the State's motor fuel tax.  An Increase of $0.48 per house per year will be added to the next billing cycle.  A letter to the Mayor can be viewed here.

Senior residents can contact Kimble's Waste Services for a discount.

If you have a large item call Kimble about pick up.


Large Trash Pick-Up


55 gallon drums, barrels or cardboard boxes are not acceptable containers and may not be used

Bulk and Large Items accepted by Kimble:

   Large items should be set out in 4' sections

   Bulk items should weigh no more than 50 pounds

   Items weighing more than 50 pounds must be broken down

   Upholstered items must be wrapped and sealed in plastic

   Items must be placed at the curb on your scheduled pick up day

   Loose material must be properly bagged or bundled

   Items such as swing sets, carpet, tree limbs, gutter and down spouts, must be no longer than 4' sections, bundled 18" wide, and weigh less than 50 pounds

*Refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, humidifiers, dehumidifiers and water coolers are among the types of household appliances that contain Freon. Please be aware that any item containing Freon must have the Freon removed and tagged by a certified technician PRIOR to any scheduled pick up. These, and all other bulk items, must also be reported to Kimble prior to being picked up. 

Not Accepted:

Tires                                Automotive/Truck Parts
Batteries                          Paint/Oil
Gas Cans                        Fluorescent Bulbs
Propane Tanks                Hazardous/Infectious/Toxic Waste
Flammable Liquids          Small Engines Containing Fluids
Brick/Concrete Block       Dirt/Sand/Ashes/Stone
Steel Drums                     Air Conditioners/Dehumidifiers
Liquids                             Computer Monitors
Construction/Demolition Materials/ Materials containing Asbestos



The Smithville Ruritan Club sponsors a location for recycling on the east side of Smithville in a parking lot off of St Rt 585/E Main St near the railroad tracks.