Special Bulk Trash Pick-up

Upon customer request, a Special Pick-Up for excessive amounts of brush and/or large bulky household items can be arranged by calling Public Works at 405-739-1066. Fee for special pick-ups is $55 per 1/2 hour (minimum charge of $55). Brush should be no longer than 6 foot and 8 inches in diameter.

Household furniture and other bulky items can be picked up at the curb.  Household appliances are not eligible to be included in the special pick-up. All pick-up items must be brought to the curb by the resident. Special pick-ups will be scheduled for Wednesdays and requests must be made before 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

Effective June 1, 2015
The City Council on April 14, 2015 made the following changes to Section 1. The Midwest City Municipal Code, Chapter 18, Garbage and Refuse, Article II, Municipal Collections and Disposal Service, Section 18-29, Fee for excessive amounts of garbage, yard waste and brush, and large household items, is hereby amended to read as follows:

Upon request of a resident of the city with a current and active utility account for full services, a special pick-up for excessive amounts of brush and large, bulky household items can be provided at such resident's residence at the Category I rate. Such residents of the city will be allowed 4 special pick-ups per calendar year at the Category I rate.  Additional pick-ups in excess of four during any calendar year will be charged at the Category II rate.  Individuals with temporary services* and non-residents** may request a special pick-up which will be charged at the Category II rate for all requests. All fees for special pick-ups, except for those with temporary services and non-residents, will be charged to the resident's utility bill issued for the address at which the service is actually being provided.

Brush will be limited to sizes that can be handled by one person.  All items to be picked up must be placed at the curb.  Household appliances are not eligible to be included in special pick-ups.  Special pick-ups will be scheduled for Wednesdays and requests must be made before 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday.  The following fees will be charged for special pick-ups:
  • Category I rate: $55.00 per half hour (minimum charge of $55.00)
  • Category II rate: $80.00 per half hour (minimum charge of $80.00)
  • Category III Neighborhood Association clean-up rate:  $80.00 per hour (minimum charge of $80.00)
Effective Date: On and after June 1, 2015
  • Temporary service refers to individuals turning service on for clean-up purposes only.
  • Non-resident refers to someone who does not live or reside in Midwest City.