Hamilton Street & Sanitation Department

2021 Holiday Garbage Pickup Schedule

  • New Year's Day
    Friday, January 1
    Pickup Date:
    Monday, January 4

  • Good Friday
    Friday, April 2
    Pickup Date:
    Monday, April 5

  • Memorial Day
    Monday, May 31
    Pickup Date:
    Tuesday, June 1

  • Independence Day
    Monday, July 5
    Pickup Date:
    Tuesday, July 6

  • Labor Day
    Monday, September 6
    Pickup Date:
    Tuesday, September 7

  • Columbus Day
    Monday, October 11
    Pickup Date:
    Tuesday, October 12

  • Veteran's Day
    Thursday, November 11
    Pickup Date:
    Friday, November 12

  • Thanksgiving
    Thursday, November 25
    Pickup Date:
    Wednesday, Nobember 24

  • Thanksgiving Friday
    Friday, November 26
    Pickup Date:
    Monday, November 29

  • Christmas
    Thursday, December 23
    Pickup Date:
    Wednesday, December 22

  • Christmas
    Friday, December 24
    Pickup Date:
    Monday, December 27

  • New Year's
    Thursday, December 30
    Pickup Date:
    Wednesday, December 29

  • New Year's
    Friday, December 31
    Pickup Date:
    Monday, January 3

Large Item Pick-ups

LARGE ITEM PICK UP is for removal of large items such as appliances, furniture, brush, limbs, leaves, etc. from residential addresses.

RESIDENTIAL ADDRESS means a single family home. No commercial establishments including multi-apartment buildings, mobile home parks and rental properties.

RESIDENTIAL ADDRESSES are eligible for a combined total of 2 trips or loads per calendar year for LARGE ITEM PICK UPS. Additional trips or loads (3 or more) will be charged $50 per trip. Please note that unimproved or vacant lots are not eligible for LARGE ITEM PICK UPS. LARGE ITEM PICK UP is available for RESIDENTIAL ADDRESSES ONLY.

All items for LARGE ITEM PICK UPS must be placed on street right-of-way.

Automotive parts, tires, batteries and hazardous waste will not be picked up.

Materials or debris resulting from construction, remodeling or demolition (bricks, concrete, shingles, siding, wood, lumber, roofing, etc.) may not be disposed of by LARGE ITEM PICKUP.

Leaves must be placed on street right-of-way. Leaf pick up is seasonal – October 1 through March 31.

Carpet and rugs must be in rolls not over 6 feet long and 24 inches in diameter.

Large stumps will not be picked up. If trees are cut, the logger or the homeowner will be responsible for disposal of brush and logs by other means than LARGE ITEM PICK UP.


Household furniture
Water Heaters
Large Toys
Empty Refrigerators
Empty Freezers
Brush and Limbs


Hazardous materials
Liquids, Paints, Chemicals
Large tree stumps/logs
Drywall, Roofing
Bricks, Concrete Blocks
Any material resulting from construction remodeling, or demolition

The public dumpster is open on Wednesdays and Fridays only for people living in the city limits of Hamilton only. Wednesday hours are from 9-5:30 and Friday is from 8:00 to 4:30 or until dumpsters are full.

Contact Hamilton Street Department
Hamilton Street & Sanitation Department
456 Bexar Avenue East
PO Box 188
Hamilton AL 35570

Phone: (205) 921-9305