The City of Merriam will conduct its annual fall large-item pickup campaign during the week of October 17– 21, 2016. Items such as furniture, appliances, carpets/rugs, and miscellaneous large should be placed curbside on the scheduled pickup day.
The city will NOT collect these items:
Routine trash (goes to local trash service)
Concrete, asphalt, cinder blocks, or rocks
Landscaping timber/railroad ties
Tree branches, brush, firewood, leaves and yard waste
Roofing materials/shingles, lumber, sheet rock, and other building materials
Paint cans, chemicals, tires, motor oil, brake fluid, gas/gas tanks, diesel fuel, pesticides, and other household hazardous waste (for assistance with these items, call Johnson County Hazardous Waste Collection, 913-715-6900)
Residents should not load items into truck beds, trailers or inside containers they wish to keep.
A one-time pickup in scheduled areas will occur as outlined below. Residents must place their items curbside before 7 a.m. the day of pickup.
Monday - North of 75th and south of 67th; East of Switzer and west of Antioch
Tuesday - North of 67th and south of Johnson Dr.; East of Switzer and west of Antioch
Wednesday - North of 67th and south of 54th Terr.; East of Antioch and west of Lowell
Thursday - North of Johnson Dr. and south of 53rd; West of Antioch and east of Switzer
Friday - North of 53rd and south of 47th; West of Antioch and east of Switzer
Senior citizens, those with disabilities, and other residents requiring assistance should call Merriam Public Works at 913-322-5570.