Oversized Cardboard

  1. Guidelines

Guidelines for Bulk Moving Boxes and Oversized Cardboard


For a trouble-free pick-up, please adhere to specifications:

  • ONLY cardboard will be collected on the cardboard BULK pickup day. 
  • Flatten, tie and stack boxes at curbside.
  • Packing paper should be folded and placed in your recycling cart for service on your normal solid waste service day.
  • NO packing peanuts, Styrofoam or plastic.
  • Place items at the curb before 7 a.m. on the scheduled pick-up day.

Schedule Bulk Recycling Pick-up of Cardboard

Cardboard boxes too numerous or large to fit in the recycling cart must be scheduled for pick-up. The service is provided to each neighborhood once a month at no additional cost.

  • At least 2 working days prior to the scheduled pick-up day, call Waste Management Customer Service at 1-800-800-5804.
  • Request and keep confirmation number until service occurs.
  • Bulk collection of moving boxes and oversized cardboard occurs EITHER on the 2nd Monday OR the 4th Friday of the month according to the Neighborhood map:
  • 2nd Monday of the Month: Alden Bridge, Cochran's Crossing, Sterling Ridge
  • 4th Friday of the Month: Creekside Park, College Park, Grogan's Forest, Grogan's Mill, Indian Springs, Panther Creek, Research Forest, Town Center.

Moving Boxes

If moving boxes are clean and re-usable, please refer to the Moving In/Moving Out brochure for a list of companies that provide reuse.