Fall Cleanup

Fall Cleanup Dates

The 2020 annual Fall Cleanup Drop Off is scheduled for Saturday, October 17th at the Indianola Brush Facility.

New Procedures due to COVID-19

For the safety of the citizens participating and the staff working the program, we ask that individuals unload items themselves from their personal vehicles near the assigned drop-off aisles.  This is regarding all items such as appliances, e-cycling, and large bulky items.  Once unloaded from their personal vehicles, City staff will carry them inside the containers or store them at an assigned location.

Free of Charge Appliance Drop Off

On Saturday, October 17th at the Brush Facility from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Accepting appliances such as stoves, refrigerators, furnaces, water heaters, etc. – NO scrap metal


On Saturday, October 17th at the Brush Facility from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm 

Accepting free of charge:

  • Cell phones
  • Computer systems
  • DVD players
  • Printers
  • Fax machines
  • etc

Fee Prices for Monitors/Televisions and Console/Projection TVs are listed below.

Computer/Monitor/TV Size


29 Inches and under$20.00
30 - 39 inches$30.00
Over 40 inches$40.00
Console/Projection TV$50.00

Large Bulky Items - Free

Drop Off Other Large, Bulky Items On Saturday, October 17th at the Brush Facility from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

  • Accepting only large items not hauled through weekly service
  • No construction materials or railroad ties
  • If you have items that are bulk and difficult to handle (such as swing sets) they must bet cut up or dismantled into smaller pieces no longer than 8 feet.

Free Leaf and Organic Waste Disposal Program

The fall leaf and organic yard waste disposal program will be accepting leaves, garden debris, and organic waste.   This program is available free of charge from Saturday, October 17th through Sunday, November 22nd.  

  • Thursdays – Noon to 7:00 pm
  • Saturdays – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Sundays – Noon to 4:00 pm

*Fee prices will still apply for the brush which is anything 1/2 inch or more in diameter, listed in the table below.

**The Brush facility closes for the year after Sunday, November 22, 2020.**



Small Truck$30.00$30.00
Large Truck$50.00$50.00

Hazardous Household Waste

Accepted Items

  • Aerosol cleaners
  • Lithium and rechargeable batteries
  • Ammonia-based cleaners
  • Drain and oven cleaners
  • Fertilizers and pesticides
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Gasoline and kerosene
  • Mercury thermostats
  • Metal polishes and rust removers
  • Oil and lead-based paint
  • Oil filters
  • Petroleum-based adhesives
  • Sharps/needles/syringes (in proper safety containers)
  • Stain and varnish
  • Weedkiller

Items Not Accepted

  • Alkaline Batteries
  • Ammunition/explosives
  • Compressed gas cylinder
  • Cooking oil
  • Empty oil and anti-freeze containers
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Incandescent light bulbs
  • Latex paint
  • Lead-acid batteries
  • Most empty containers
  • Motor oil
  • Radioactive material
  • Used tires