Kingwood, WV USA

Garbage and Recycling

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Garbage and Recycling

The City of Kingwood offers garbage and recycling services to residents. Please click below to learn more about our city’s waste services.

Garbage or Recycling questions
Phone 304-329-1225

In case of an emergency, call 911.

Garbage Collection

Residential Collection Rate:
Inside City Limits $18.25
Outside City Limits $18.25
Commercial Collection Rate:
Inside City Limits $27.48
Outside City Limits $31.60

If service is terminated because of non-payment, a reconnect fee of $15.00 plus the outstanding balance must be paid before service will be restored.

Garbage collection for residential customers is billed 1 month in advance. Garbage needs to be put out by 6:30 am on the day of pick-up. Customers are allowed either 5 large or 10 tall kitchen bags per week. Garbage must be bagged, no exceptions.

There is curbside recycling pickup twice a month. The dates are listed on your Kingwood Water Works utility bill. The items should be separated and bagged. Clear recycling bags are available free of charge for residents at Kingwood City Hall.

Special Pickups

City residents have free pick-up of 2 large items per month. Always on Tuesday except when the crew has to make a double run that week due to a Holiday. Special pick up needs to be called in Wednesday through Monday before pick-up day.

The following items will NOT be picked up:

  • Household garbage
  • Construction debris
  • Appliances with freon
  • Containers with liquids (paint cans, oil, cleaners, etc).