Garbage Pick-Up & Recycling

Garbage/Trash Removal

Normal household trash removal is completed by GFL Environmental. Items must be at the curb by 7:00 am on the day of pick-up. If you are not sure of your trash pick-up day, please contact GFL Environmental at (844) 464-3587.


Recycling is mandatory in the City of Rochester. Items are to be placed in the recycling containers provided by the City. If you need a recycling container or have questions about recycling materials, please contact GFL Environmental at (844) 464-3587.

Holiday Pick-Up

GFL is closed 6 days yearly on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. If your pickup day falls on or after a holiday during the business week, services will be pushed back one day.

For information regarding the Holiday Pick-Up schedule, please contact GFL at (844) 464-3587.