City of Lexington Waste Management adjusts trash collection schedule for holiday season

Lexington’s Division of Waste Management will adjust its collection schedule for the upcoming Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays. Residents and businesses whose regular curbside waste collection day falls on a holiday will be serviced on Wednesday instead. Monday customers will be serviced the Wednesday following the holiday, and Thursday and Friday customers will be serviced the...

Fayette County residents offered free trash disposal day for non-hazardous waste Saturday

The City of Lexington is partnering with the Bluegrass Regional Transfer Station to offer Fayette County residents a free trash disposal day for non-hazardous household waste. The event will be held Saturday, Oct. 14 from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Bluegrass Regional Transfer Station, 1505 Old Frankfort Pike. Fayette County residents may dispose of up to one pickup truck load of household waste. Bulky...

Lexington Division of Waste Management spring environmental events a success

The spring events hosted by Lexington’s Division of Waste Management were a huge success as more than 2,400 vehicles came out for the Household Hazardous Waste Collection, the Paper Shred and the Mulch Giveaway. All events were free to the community. “The Hazardous Waste Collection is one of the most popular services we provide to residents; it not only provides the opportunity to remove hazardous...

Bluegrass Regional Transfer Station sets free household waste drop off day for Fayette Countians

The City of Lexington is once again partnering with the Bluegrass Regional Transfer Station to offer a free non-hazardous household waste drop off day for Fayette County residents. The event will be held Saturday, April 16 from 6 a. m. to 1 p.m. at the Bluegrass Regional Transfer Station located at 1505 Old Frankfort Pike. Fayette County residents may dispose of one pickup truck load of bagged household...

Celebrate America Recycles Day: Take online pledge, discover new recycling opportunities

You can celebrate America Recycles Day today by taking an online pledge offered by Lexington’s Division of Waste Management.   America Recycles Day, which takes place on Nov. 15 every year, is an initiative to encourage citizens and businesses to recycle more at home, at work, at school and on the go. It is a program coordinated nationally by Keep America Beautiful but can be celebrated locally...