Trash, Recycling and Yard Waste Service

The City of Brentwood operates its own Sanitation Department under the supervision and coordination of the Public Works Department. The Sanitation Department is responsible for the collection of trash, recycling and yard waste for single-family homes and Brentwood Forest Condominiums. This service is offered at no charge to residents

Brentwood’s Sanitation Department delivers collected trash items to Waste Connections’ facility in Valley Park, Missouri.

Brentwood’s Sanitation Department delivers collected recycling items to Republic Services’ materials recycling facility in Hazelwood, Missouri.

Optional bulk pickup and additional collection days are available for a small fee.

Optional services at a discounted rate are available for residents in which the head of household is at least age 65 or for residents with a medical condition that prohibits them from placing refuse receptacles curbside. Proof of eligibility is required. Optional Services Discount Form

Trash and Recycling Pickup By Location

Trash and Recycling Services Map (PDF)

Yard Waste Pickup Schedule

Wednesdays for all Wards

Rake-to-the-curb leaf pickup is is available through Hendel Lawncare. Leaves must be raked to the curb for this service. Residents must call and schedule this service at: (314) 863-1420

Holiday Trash & Recycling Schedule

Holiday Trash/Recycling Schedule (PDF)

Bulk Household Item Pickup Fees, Schedule and Optional Services

Bulk Household Item Pickup Fees, Schedule and Optional Services (PDF)

Construction Debris

Brentwood Public Works is not able to collect construction debris.  One way to dispose of construction debris is to purchase a Bagster Bag at any Home Depot or other retailers and have Waste Management pick up the debris after it's placed in the Bagster Bag.

Where to purchase Bagster Bags

Donate New and Gently-Used Furniture and Home Goods

Home Sweet Home
10 Sunnen Drive, Maplewood 63143



DO add to the Recycling Bin:

  • Paper
  • Flattened Cardboard
  • Plastic Bottles and Containers
  • Glass Bottles and Jars
  • Metal Food and Beverage Cans
  • Food and Beverage Cartons
    Keep these items loose (not in plastic bags), clean and dry.

DON’T add to the Recycling Bin:

  • Plastic Bags and Film
  • Styrofoam
  • Shredded Paper that is not in a paper bag
  • Sharps and Needles
  • Food Waste and Food-Soiled Containers
  • Liquids
  • One-Time-Use Disposables (such as plastic straws and utensils)
  • Items that Tangle (such as Christmas tree lights and garden hoses)
  • Batteries
  • Light Bulbs and Glass that is not a bottle or jar
  • Scrap Metal
  • Shoes and Clothing
  • Construction Waste
  • Household Hazardous Waste 
  • Yard Waste
Recycling Responsibly
Plastic Bag Recycling