The City of Solon contracts with Johnson County Refuse for garbage and
recycling pick up and they transitioned to automated trucks effective July 1,
Each household is assigned a garbage cart and recycling cart (the
containers are called carts).
Johnson County owns the carts. If carts become damage, Johnson County
Residents have a choice of a 35 gallon cart for garbage that holds approx.
three bags (13 gallon size) that will be picked up every other week for $12.50
per month or, a 65 gallon cart for garbage that holds approx. six bags (13 gallon
size) for $18.50 per month that will be picked up weekly.
The monthly fee is added to your water bill.
New Residents: A $30 fee is charged to change garbage cart sizes after 30 days of moving in.
For overflow garbage, a sticker may be purchased for $3.00. Place the bag on top of the cart. Stickers available at Sam's, Casey's, RJZ and City Hall.
Yard Waste Stickers cost $1.25 and are available at City Hall. Contact Johnson County Refuse to dispose of large items 319-665-4498.
Garbage Pickup Schedule
A City Wide Clean Up day is held annually at the SRNA. Date TBA each year though usually the second Saturday in June.