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2022 Program Event Dates

Click & Haul - bulky or large item collections

Event Dates: Click & Haul collections are scheduled during the work week, depending on your address. Thornton residents can use this service to:  Get rid of clutter in the garage or basement, plan a do-it-yourself room remodel, clean up the yard or storage shed, get rid of recently replaced furniture or appliances, or for a rental property cleanup! 

Location: Items must be placed in an orderly fashion (stacked/bundled) at the curb by 7 a.m. the day of the scheduled collection.

Guidelines:  The cost is just $65 per collection for 6 cubic yards of stuff, that would fill two normal sized pickup truck loads. More than two full pickup loads = $109 or more. Restrictions and limitations apply.  The cost of service is placed on the next utility bill for payment. Furniture, appliances, mattresses/box springs, hot water heaters, fence panels, branches, remodeling debris, and evaporative coolers are eligible for pickup.

Restrictions:  NO hazardous materials (i.e., flammable liquids, oil, paint, fertilizer, chemical cleaners, etc.).  NO tires.  NO concrete or masonry demolition (driveway concrete, wall blocks or gravel).  NO televisions, computer monitors, DVD players, and other certain electronics.

Schedule an appointment. 

Christmas Wrap Collection

December 26 through December 30 city trash/recycle customers may place their flattened holiday boxes and bagged wrapping paper at the curb for collection on their regular trash collection day.  Please use black trash containers first or consider placing eligible items with other recyclables in the green recycle containers for collection on regular recycle collection day.  Boxes and bags filled with trash or debris placed outside the black containers will not be collected.  Use the black trash containers for all household trash.

Christmas Tree Curbside Collection

City trash/recycle customers may place their natural Christmas trees at the curb for collection on their regular trash day December 26 through January 6, 2023.  Do not wrap trees in plastic and be sure to remove all ornaments and lights.

Christmas Tree Drop-off Day

Date:  Saturday, January 14, 2023

Time:   8 a.m. - noon

Location:  Thornton's Infrastructure Maintenance Center  12450 Washington Street Thornton, CO  80241  Use the north entrance, with access from 126th Avenue, east of Washington Street.

Guidelines:  Thornton residents may bring their natural Christmas trees to the Infrastructure Maintenance Center for recycling.  Proof of residency is required.  Remove all ornaments and lights.