The City of Colonial Heights participates in most of CVWMA’s recycling and solid waste management programs. The City has made major strides in reducing the amount of trash going to area landfills and increasing it curbside recycling efforts.
The City of Colonial Heights participates in the following CVWMA programs:
Electronics Recycling (special collection events)
Paints, Auto Fluids and Chemicals (Household Hazardous Waste)
The City provides the following programs:
Leaf Removal Services.
- Bagged leaves will be collected year round. The limit per collection is not to exceed the capacity of a 1/2 ton pickup truck. The 30 bags, each weighing no more than 50 pounds is included as part of the 1/2 ton pickup truck.
The City offers the the following resources for city residents:
Department of Public Works, 804-520-9372
The City provides residents with curbside recycling service every other week on BLUE FRIDAYs through CVWMA. TFC Recycling is the contactor. Download 2014 Curbside Recycling Collection Schedule here.
The City provides each resident with a 96-gallon green recycling cart. To obtain a second cart, please visit www.cvwma.com or call the Recycling Hotline at 804-340-0900. (Additional recycling carts are $65 each). Recycling Perks is a program offered by the City’s recycling service provider that allows residents to earn points for recycling. The points can be redeemed in discounts and coupons at local retailers and restaurants. To register for this program, visit www.recyclingperks.com
Drop Off Recycling Collection Sites
Residents not eligible for curbside recycling are provided Drop-off Recycling containers at the Recycling Center, 2701 Conduit Rd., 804-479-7056. Residents can recycle the same items accepted at the curb.