The City of Ottawa now offers a weekly appliance pick-up program. Pickups will be made by request only. Click here for the rules regarding what will or will not be picked up.
Pickups are on Wednesdays. Anyone who has metal appliances or items that are essentially metal to dispose of MUST first contact City Hall to request a pickup:
Call: 815-433-0161, extension #238
All requests received before 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays of each week will be picked up on Wednesdays. Callers will be asked to provide their name, address, daytime phone number and type of metal item(s) to be picked up. ITEMS MUST BE OUT (IN DRIVEWAY OR BY GARAGE) BY 8 A.M. WEDNESDAY. DO NOT PUT ITEMS ON THE BERM.
Anyone wishing to have an appliance or metal item removed from a basement or second floor location please call 815-433-0161, extension 238.
All items will be recycled.