Refuse and Recycling Carry Out/Carry Back Service
The current carry out/carry back refuse tags will expire March 31, 2013. We will be mailing an application form and a tag to those residents who have used this service this past year. We ask that you fill out the application form and return it to us by mail or you may drop it off at the Department of Public Service, 11980 Roachton Road, during our office hours of 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
This service is free of charge if the members of the household are 65 years or older or disabled.
Carry Out/Carry Back Service Rules and Regulations
Beginning April 22, 2013, place trash in the city issued gray refuse Toter and
place recycling in the city issued blue recycle Toter.
- The Carry Out/Carry Back tag must be displayed where it is clearly visible to the collection crew.
- To ensure collection, your city issued refuse and recycle Toters must be set out by 7:00 a.m. on collection day.
- Toters cannot be in corrals for collection.
- All carry Toters shall be easily accessible at ground level, not within the right-of-way of a street or alley and easily accessible by driveway and/or sidewalk near the street or alley.
- City crews will not enter garages, backyards or fenced areas to pick up or return refuse and recycle Toters.
- Large items to be picked up (furniture, appliances, etc.) please call for further information about collection.
- Yard waste (branches, shrubs and leaves) are NOT picked up by the city refuse crews. Residents must use the official City of Perrysburg yard waste bags or tags. The bundled brush or yard waste bags must be at the curb by 7:00 am on your regular collection day during the months of April through November. During the months of December through March, residents must call the Department of Public Service to be placed on the Wednesday collection day list.
If you have any questions, contact the Department of Public Service at during regular business hours of Monday through Friday, 7:00 am - 3:30 pm, excluding holidays at 419.872.8020.