The City of Mount Vernon is offering a FREE spring clean-up day for Mount Vernon residents.
Single family residence, owner occupied duplex, tri-plex and four-plex customers located within the Mount Vernon City Limits can dispose of one average load each (three separate loads) of garbage, recycling and yard waste at the City of Mount Vernon Shop Complex- 1010 Shop Lane.
If your garbage day is Monday, Wednesday or Friday your clean-up day is April 14 from 9am - 4pm
If your garbage day is Tuesday or Thursday your clean-up day is April 28 from 9am - 4 pm
We will accept the following items:
Junk & debris
Furniture items (couch’s, chairs, tables, mattresses, etc.)
Clean wood (2x4’s, 4x4’s, plywood, decks, fences, etc.)
Recycle materials (cardboard, mixed paper, tin, glass, and aluminum cans)
Scrap Metal (stoves, washers, dryers, barbecues, lawn mowers, hot water tanks, etc. Please remove gas and oil from engine)
Yard Waste (grass, leaves, brush, branches etc.)
5 gallons maximum of household paint
5 pounds maximum of alkaline household batteries
We CANNOT accept the following items, but we can offer contact information regarding their proper disposal:
Used Motor Oil, refrigerators, freezers, propane tanks, television or computer parts