Due to the historic nature of the July 8 floods, the City is waiving Special Bulk Collection fees for the next two weeks (July 10 and July 17 pickups).
Residents must still call to request a special collection - bulk items left curbside will not be picked up unless a resident calls to schedule a special collection. Only residential curbside customers receiving regular solid waste collections are eligible for special collection services.
To request a special collection, call the Solid Waste Hotline at 703-248-5160 (TTY 711), option 1. Customers can also use the Recycle Coach App to make service requests. The Recycle Coach App is available on the City's Solid Waste page (www.fallschurchva.gov/solidwaste) or can be downloaded to Apple/Android devices. Select Service Request > Request Bulk Pickup.
Residents have until 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 9 to request a special collection pickup for Wednesday, July 10. The deadline to schedule a Wednesday, July 17 pickup is noon on Tuesday, July 16.
Items must be at the curb by 7 a.m. on Wednesday. Depending on the types of material set out, several different trucks may be assigned to collect your materials. When you're scheduling a special collection pickup, please let the operator know if any items were exposed to sanitary sewer backflow
Items that are eligible for special bulk collection with waived fees include:
Solid waste from any work done by a contractor may not be included with special collections. Contractors must arrange for the removal of solid waste or contact a private company to make alternative collection and disposal arrangements. We are unable to collect the following items:
Special bulk collection pick-ups scheduled for after Wednesday, July 17 will incur the normal fee ($75 per two cubic yards of material. The appliance collection fee is $30 per appliance.)
Brush collection fees are not waived. Brush should still be placed in paper yard debris bags with yellow collection stickers. Collection of unbundled brush still incurs a fee and requires a special bulk collection request.
Questions? Please call the Solid Waste Hotline at 703-248-5160 (TTY 711) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Residents may request a special collection before Tuesday at noon for a Wednesday collection. Request the collection online or give us a call:
Items must be at the curb by 7 a.m. on Wednesday. Depending on the types of material set out, several different trucks may be assigned to collect your materials. An invoice will be mailed after the collection occurs.