Recycling, yard waste, and garbage will not be collected on Monday, May 25, in recognition of Memorial Day. Regular collection is delayed one day for the remainder of the week, with Friday collection occurring on Saturday. 


Customer Service

Metro Waste Authority manages the garbage contract for your city.

Collection: 515.964.5229, ASI, hauler

  • Your Collection Day is:
    • Tuesday if you live west of Highway 28/Sunset Drive
    • Wednesday if you live east of Highway 28/Sunset Drive
  • Missed Collection
  • Large Items & Extra Trash is collected on garbage day from the curb with appropriate stickers. (No call ahead needed)
  • Schedule Appliance Pick-Up with hauler and apply appropriate stickers.
  • Set out time & tips: Read Cart Placement guidelines for details.

Start/Stop Service: 515.981.0228, Norwalk City Hall


  • Garbage service begins when water service is requested. If it's a new home, choose a 96-, or 48-gallon cart at this time. The cart will be delivered shortly after.
  • A cart should come with existing homes, but if not, call City Hall.


  • Garbage service ends when water is canceled.
  • When you move, leave your cart with the house.

General Questions: 515.981.0228, Norwalk City Hall

Request an Extra Cart: 515.964.5229, ASI, hauler

Cart Inquiries: 515.964.5229, ASI, hauler

  • Request a different cart size. Choose between 96-, and 48-gallons.
  • Call if the cart is broken or stolen.

Garbage Drop-Offs

Residents can also take garbage to Metro Park East landfill.