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For the safety of your family, neighborhood, community and our employees,
please bag & tie and place garbage in container and shut the lid. 

This will help limit everyone's exposure to Covid-19. 
Until further notice, our office is closed to walk-in traffic.
A message regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)



Residential Pickup Schedule

Waste Connections Des Moines has a new useful tool.  Residential customers can enter their address and check their collection schedule, and use the Waste Wizard to look up an item to see if its allowed in a curbside container.  Try it out, and remember there is still important information on the Residential page.

Holiday Schedule

Waste Connections Des Moines' office and collections are closed on these major holidays:

  • Jan 01, 2021- New Year's Day (Friday)
  • May 31, 2021 - Memorial Day (Monday)
  • Jul 04, 2021- Independence Day (Sunday)
  • Sep 06, 2021 - Labor Day (Monday)
  • Nov 25, 2021 - Thanksgiving Day (Thursday)
  • Dec 25, 2021 - Christmas Day (Saturday)
  • Jan 01, 2022 - New Year's Day (Saturday)

When one of our recognized holidays falls on a weekday, the collection will be delayed one day the remainder of that week. For example, when the holiday falls on a Monday, collection will be on Tuesday, and so forth. And, Friday collection will be on Saturday.

Waste Connections of Iowa Des Moines 2021 Calendar.