News

Recycling now citywide

COLUMBUS, Ohio – As of this morning, the free curbside recycling program in Columbus is citywide.

Residents in North and Northeast Columbus had their recyclables hauled away, completing the five-part phase-in of RecyColumbus to approximately 191,000 households.

Since the program began last June, more than 10,000 tons of recyclables have been taken collected, saving more than $555,000 in tipping fees at the Franklin County landfill, Mayor Michael Coleman said.

Recycling collections began in the following neighborhoods today:

Far Northeast side east of I-270

Krumm Park (East Columbus Gateway)

Milo-Grogan neighborhood east of I-71

Near East side north of East Broad Street between I-71 and the Columbus-Bexley border

North Linden and South Linden

Northeast side

Northland area south of S.R. 161 and east of I-71

Recycling is collected every two weeks, alternating with yard waste collection.

Weather Watch Sponsored By

Ohio Heating

OhioHeating125

Schedule an appointment today – (614) 863-6666

Featured Events

  • No events
  • News

    in Entertainment

    The best April Fools’ Day pranks by companies

    Fresh
    pacmanmaps

    Google Panda, the Samsung smart knife, and more: Because even corporate America likes to pull one over on us.

    in Music, Entertainment

    Rihanna isn’t dating Leonardo DiCaprio … she swears

    rihanna

    The "Diamonds" hitmaker and the actor have been spotted at several events together, but she swears she's "too busy" to date.

    in Entertainment

    Mark Wahlberg plans movie about Boston Marathon bombing

    bostonbomber

    The Massachusetts-born actor is set to produce a movie based on the horrific 2013 attacks.