All residents of Mifflin Township are required to utilize RUMPKE trash collection. Specific guidelines are given on how to discard waste properly.
All residents are required to subscribe to refuse pick-up with the current Township negotiated provider.
Trash Collection is provided by RUMPKE of Ohio 1-800-828-8171
Yard waste is collected on Monday; Trash and recycling is collected Friday, starting at 6:00 a.m.
All trash is to be at the curb no earlier than 24-hours before scheduled pick-up. Place the cart within 3 feet of the street and 3 feet from obstructions, with the opening towards the street (face handle away).
Do not place trash or recycling outside of the cart or in personal bags/containers. All trash is to be in the provided container with the lid closed. If the lid does not close, remove material from the cart. Overfilled carts will not be collected. If you need more space, please request an extra or larger cart from Rumpke.
* Residents aged 60 years or older and the head of the household will receive a discount equal to 10 percent or $1.50 (whichever is greater) off the per residential unit charge.
Rumpke will collect bulk items on your trash service day. Examples include appliances, furniture and large toys. Please put out no more than three bulk items per week. All bulk item collection must be pre-scheduled 24 hours before your trash service day. Bulk items should be placed curbside the evening before your trash service day. Residents with more than three bulk items on any given week should contact Rumpke to schedule a special service. For uncollected items, contact Rumpke for collection on your next service day. All upholstered items should be wrapped securely in plastic. Contact Rumpke for information on items containing Freon.
C&D debris from small home projects will be collected on your trash service day. Each week a resident may place a total amount of C&D not in excess of any of the following:
Contact Rumpke at least 24 hours in advance to schedule a C&D pickup and place the material curbside the evening before your trash service day. Material will not be collected unless the pickup is scheduled in advance. For uncollected material, contact Rumpke to schedule a pick up on your next trash service day. If C&D exceeds the limits above, call Rumpke to rent a roll off container.
The property owner is responsible for the billing for refuse removal. If you are a renter, you should check with the property owner as to who will pay the bill. Township senior residents receive a discounted fee for service.