Spring Clean Up

City of Aspen Maintenance Facility Sign

Each spring around the middle of May the Street Department provides a large item trash removal service for the citizens of Aspen. Only residents who have made arrangements for a trash pickup will receive this service. Please call the Street Department with any questions at 970-920-5130.

2017 Spring Clean Up

May 15, 2017 through May 18, 2017

Call 920-5130, no later than 6:30 a.m. on Monday, May 15, 2017, to schedule your pick up.

Pick Up

  • Waste should be placed at the curb with the branches/wood parallel to the street, or the same direction as the street
  • We do not pick up from the alley, no exceptions

How to Separate

Put into separate piles of:

  • Branches/Woods - 8 feet or less in length, anything longer will be left
  • Grasses and leaves in certified compostable bags
  • Metals
  • Tires
  • Trash

Items Not Accepted

We cannot take the following items:

  • Batteries
  • Construction debris
  • E-Waste
  • Hazardous waste of any type
  • Oil
  • Paint
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Household garbage


Anything with a memory chip, electronic/computer recycling can be recycled at the following locations and times:

  • Friday, May 12, 2017
    Business Pick Up
    Call 303-522-1831 to arrange for pick up
    New this year, there is a minimum charge for business pick up
  • Saturday, May 13, 2017
    Residential drop off will take place at the Community Bank parking lot (off of Mill Street)
    9 a.m. until 1 p.m.
    Call 970-429-1831 for more information