The City of Williams provides weekly curbside refuse collection and recycling.

Residential Service

The City provides residential customers with a 68-gallon container that has a serial number which is assigned to the property owner’s water meter. Containers are picked up once per week and must be placed at the curbside or alley on collection day by 7:00 a.m., and removed by the end of the day:

Transfer Station

The City of Williams Transfer Station is located at Airport Road and Frank Way. Entrance is from Airport Road; exit is eastward toward the City Shop. The Transfer Station is open from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Items accepted include: household garbage, construction debris, brush, furniture, appliances and yard waste. Items that are NOT accepted at the Transfer Station include: tires; household hazardous waste (pesticides, turpentine, etc.); paint; anything containing asbestos; appliances that contain CFC's (freon) unless accompanied by certificate from a licensed professional stating that the freon has been evacuated and compressor removed; car batteries; any toxic or hazardous material. For any questions regarding the Transfer Station please call 928-635-9108.

City of Williams Recycling

Cardboard - Empty and flattened boxes. Please remove and discard styrofoam, packing peanuts and or plastic wrap before placing cardboard in recycling bin.

Paper - Magazines, newspaper, catalogs, white paper, color paper, strip cut shred paper, letters and junk mail. Please bag shredded paper in clear plastic bags. Cross cut shreded paper is not accepted.

Steel & Aluminum - Steel, tin and aluminum cans. Empty and clean paint and dry aerosol cans.

Paperboard - Dry food boxes such as cereal, cake mix, cracker, beer and soda carriers, clean pizza boxes, shoe and shirt boxes. No waxed paperboard like frozen food boxes, produce, milk and juice boxes should be recyled.

Plastics - All rigid plastics #1 thru #7. These include all soda bottles, detergent, water, shampoo bottles, milk jugs, other plastic food containers and all lids (remove lids from bottles & place in bin separately). No plastic bags, plastic wrap or styrofoam.

GLASS- Please do not mix glass with other recyclables. A glass recyle recepticle is available outside the tranfer station gates on Rodeo Road. Glass can also be dropped off at the Material Recovery Facility, 1800 E. Butler Ave. in Flagstaff. Glass recycling bins are available at various locations in Flagstaff. For a complete list of locations for glass recycling visit recycle

PHONE BOOKS - Can be recycled May 1st - July 31st at the Materials Recovery Facility, 1800 E. Butler Ave. Please do not place phone books in bins with regular co-mingled recycling items.

A printable version of this list is available for download here.

Call 635-9108 for more information.

For new account setup call 928-635-4451 x200.

Large Appliance Removal:

What Can You Recycle?


Commercial Transfer Station Agreement

Sanitation Holiday Pick-up Schedule:
Transfer Station Closed at Noon on Wednesday, 11/27 and Closed Thursday and Friday (11/28 and 11/29). Transfer station re-open on Saturday, 11/30.

Residential recycle pick up on Wednesday 11/27.
Commercial Resumes on Friday, 11/29


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