Service Department

Service department hours:

Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – Noon and 1:00 -3:30 p.m.
Offices located at 30020 Lakeland Blvd. (next to Stanley Steemer)

Auxiliary and storage location is 28730 Ridge Road, just east of the Wickliffe Police Station. Look for the Service Department sign at the driveway. No staffed office at this address.


Joe D’Ambrosio – Wickliffe Service Director
Ron Strauser – Assistant Service Director
Loretta Dakes – Service Department Administrator
Phone: (440) 943-7125

Trash Collection

City of Wickliffe Trash Collection Schedule

Click here for a trash collection schedule for garbage pick up on your street.

Trash Collection Regulations

Holiday Delays

Collection of solid waste is delayed one day when the following holidays fall on a regularly scheduled pickup day:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Leaving Large Items for Rubbish Removal

Large items such as refrigerators, freezers, washers, dryers, hot water tanks, furniture, etc. will be picked up on regularly scheduled pickup days.

Be sure to remove refrigerator and freezer doors and any other locking appliance doors. Freon must be removed from refrigerators, freezers and other appliances that may contain freon. Contact a local plumbing service to assist with the certified removal of the freon gas. The appliance will then be tagged for removal by the technician. KIMBLE will only pick up appliances after they have been tagged by the technician that the freon has been removed.

Kimble Guidelines For Upholstered Items

Due to emergence of bedbugs throughout all areas of Ohio, upholstered furniture, mattresses, box springs and rolled up carpet must be wrapped in plastic and tightly taped with duct tape. If not prepared as indicated, the items will be left at the curb. If tagged for non-compliance, and after wrapping the item as directed, residents may then call Kimble at 800-201-0005 to schedule a pickup.

When to Place Trash Containers on the Curb

Per City Ordinance, all garbage, rubbish and trash containers shall be placed on the curb at the tree lawn no sooner than 4:30 p.m. on the day prior to the scheduled garbage, rubbish and trash collection and removed not later than 9:00 p.m. on the day of such collection.

KIMBLE Trash Containers

KIMBLE trash containers are the property of KIMBLE services.  If residents choose not to use them, they should contact KIMBLE at 800-201-0005 for pick up of the container. All Wickliffe residents must subscribe to either the garbage cart or bag service offered by KIMBLE. Bags other than those issued by KIMBLE for the bag-only service will not be collected. Overflow bags used in addition to the trash cart will be collected as part of the cart collection service.

Residents must leave container if they move from their residence and should not give the trash container away.

City of Wickliffe Yard Waste Collection

Yard waste must be placed in 65-gallon dark green yard waste containers supplied by KIMBLE. Excess yard waste material my be placed in 50-lb. biodegradable paper yard waste bags or in your current yellow yard waste container. Black plastic bags or regular trash containers will not be picked up.

All tree limbs, shrub cuttings and wood must be cut into lengths not to exceed four (4) feet and tied in bundles with cotton cord (not nylon twine) so that they can be easily handled by one person. Note: Grocery bags are not acceptable containers for yard waste.

Yard waste collection is suspended for the month of February and resumes the first Monday in March.

Wickliffe Service Department will no longer sell the yellow yard waste containers. Use of the 65-gallon KIMBLE yard waste carts is required for yard waste collection. Excess yard waste material my be placed in 50-lb. biodegradable paper yard waste bags.

City of Wickliffe Curbside Recycling

Residents should use the 65-gallon bright green recycling cart supplied by KIMBLE for curbside recycling.

Plastics #1 – #7 Styrofoam
 Newspaper & magazines  Paint cans
 Telephone books  Wax cartons
 Mail/copier paper  Batteries
 Shredded paper (in bags)  Light bulbs
 Corrugated cardboard  Wire hangers
 Chipped board (cereal boxes)  Plastic bags and shrink wrap
 Aluminum cans, foil, trays  Plastic utensils
 Clear, green or brown glass bottles Motor oil and antifreeze containers
EMPTY aerosol cans Toys
Steel & bimetal cans

Trash Collection Regulations