What should I do if my cart is damaged or stolen?

If your cart is damaged, please call the Public Works Department at (540) 382-1151 or our Finance Department at 540-382-9519. A Waste Industries representative will be sent to your residence to repair or replace your cart. The Town is not responsible for carts left unattended. Please note that this service is provided to you, free of charge only if the damage occurred during regular use. If your cart is stolen, you will first need to file a report with the Christiansburg Police Department at (540) 382-3131. Then, contact the Public Works Department at (540) 382-1151 or our Finance Department at 540-382-9519 for a replacement cart.


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1. Can I sign up for curbside recycling and not garbage collection?

2. Can I sign up for garbage collection and not curbside recycling?

3. How do I cancel my curbside recycling service?

4. If I cancel my garbage collection service, what will I do with my trash?

5. How will curbside recycling affect my utility bill?

6. How do I sign up for curbside recycling?

7. What will I do if I am physically challenged and unable to get my container to the street?

8. Will you be keeping the recycling drop sites in Town?

9. Is curbside recycling available for businesses?

10. When will my curbside recycling pickup be?

11. When will curbside recycling start?

12. When will I get my recycling cart?

13. What size cart will I receive?

14. I have two garbage carts but only want one recycling cart. What can I do?

15. Do I have to receive a recycling cart?
16. What if I want a different size cart?

17. Where should I place my cart out on my pickup day?

18. What time do I have to have my cart out on the curb on my recycling day?

19. Where should I store my cart?

20. What should I do if my cart is damaged or stolen?

21. Should I place a bag in my cart before filling it with recyclables?

22. Can I recycle...
23. Do I leave the lid on my containers or take them off before recyling?

24. Do I have to rinse containers?

25. Do I need to remove labels before recyling an item?
26. Can I recycle plastic?
27. Can I recycle glass?
28. Can I recycle metal?