Bulk Waste Disposal

Bulk Waste Pickup

Beginning in March 2024, the City of Dyer will pick up bulky items from the side of the road once per month, as staff are available to collect it.

The City of Dyer provides bulky item pickup to residential utility customers with an active utility / trash account. Note that the following items are prohibited and will not be picked up: paint or paint cans of any kind, tires, construction or remodel debris, oils or other hazardous liquids or chemicals (including gas, propane), TVs, batteries, food, household trash, light bulbs, medical devices, thermostats or thermometers, or fireworks. Additionally, no rental, apartment, or estate cleanouts are allowedExcessive bulk waste will be required to rent a trailer (below).

Note: Leaves, brush, and limbs (six feet or shorter), will be picked up separately by the public works department and should not be mixed with bulk waste.

Bulk Waste Trailer

Beginning in April 2024, residential customers can request a dump trailer that they can load themselves at the following rates:

  • Regular resedential customers: $100.00 per load
  • Apartment, landlord, renovation, etc: $300.00 per load

Fees must be paid at City Hall before the trailer will be dropped off.

Pickup of limbs, brush, and leaves

The City of Dyer does pick up limbs and leaves. Please leave them as close to the roadside as possibel without obstructing traffic. Limbs should be cut to lengths no longer than 6 feet. Please allow up to 10 working days for pickup (usually it’s much quicker).

Contact City Hall with any questions at (731) 692-3767.

Bulk Waste Dropoff Has Been Discontinued
Effective July 3, 2023

Bulky Waste Dropoff

Resident of the City of Dyer who pay waste disposal fees (on the water bill) are invited to drop off bulky items on the 1st and 3rd Saturday each month from 8AM to Noon at dumpsters at the wastewater plant. There are usually staff members on-site to help unload. PLEASE NO DROP-OFFS OUTSIDE DESIGNATED TIMES / DAYS.

The following types of waste are NOT permitted:

  • Chemicals of any kind (including paint, oil, etc)
  • Electronics of any kind (including televisions, microwaves, computers)
  • Household Garbage (food scraps, baby diapers)
  • Any unbagged, loose items such as styrofoam, paper, packing peanuts, etc

Open Top Containers

This is not an exhaustive list, but the following companies can provide open-top containers for execessive bulk waste, whole-house estate and rental cleanouts, and remodel debris:

Some of these contractors provide a variety of different sized containers. Some provide direct pickup of your bulk waste.