The City of Parkersburg’s Sanitation Department manages the collection of trash services for residents, businesses and municipalities within the city’s limits.

Trash Pickup

The City of Parkersburg’s residential sanitation pickup is on a weekly schedule, operating by zones within the city limits. To see the Scheduled Pickup Day for a particular area, click on the map below.

Sanitation Pickup Map

Holiday Trash Pickup Schedule

When a Holiday falls on a Saturday or  Sunday, trash pickup will follow the regular pickup schedule.

When a Holiday falls during the week (Monday through Friday), trash pickup will follow the following schedule:

New Year’s Day No Pickup & One Day Late
Memorial Day No Pickup & One Day Late
Independence Day No Pickup & One Day Late
Labor Day No Pickup & One Day Late
Thanksgiving Day No Pickup & One Day Late
Christmas Day No Pickup & One Day Late

The City of Parkersburg’s Landfill is closed on New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Curb Exempt (CE) Sticker

If a resident is unable to take their trash to the designated pickup spot (curb, back alley, etc.) they must have their doctor fax a note to the City of Parkersburg’s Sanitation Department stating the resident should be Curb Exempt, the resident’s address and where trash will be located at the address.

FAX to 304-424-8580.