The City of Hopewell Department of Public Works provides city residents with curbside recycling and several drop-off recycling locations, a Citizen Solid Waste Convenience Center, and residential trash collection.
Please note that your curbside recycling cart is green with a yellow lid and your new trash cart is blue with a yellow lid.
|Green Recycling Cart||New blue trash cart, no more green ones will be issued|
The City of Hopewell provides the following programs:
Bagged leaves are collected year round.
Spring Cleanup Week Event – offered annually.
Collections are every other week on Wednesdays.
CVWMA Announces Changes to Its Residential Recycling (Curbside) and Drop-off Recycling Programs Starting July 1. In addition to all of the items already accepted starting July 1, additional plastic bottles and containers with a #1-#7 on bottom, lids and caps, and waxy cartons such as milk, juice and egg substitutes are recyclable in our residential recycling (curbside) and drop-off recycling programs in our participating member localities.
NOT ACCEPTED: Plastic bags, Styrofoam, or food contaminated pizza boxes will NOT BE accepted for recycling. Recycle plastic bags at local retail stores.
Here is what list of additional items that can now be recycled through our residential recycling and drop-off recycling programs. Download pdf here as CVWMA will not be updating our current 2016 Collection Schedule until mailing of the 2017 calendar in late December.Download 2017 CVWMA Recycling Collection Schedule
Drop Off Recycling Collection Sites
The City offers several drop-off recycling collection sites for residents to recycle. Accepted items include cardboard, mixed paper, aluminum and steel cans, #1 – #7 plastic bottles and containers, lids and caps, waxy milk and juice cartons, and glass bottles and jars for recycling.
Cavalier Square Shopping Center
Colonial Corner Shopping Center, 4100 Oaklawn Blvd
Hopewell Recreation Center, 100 W. City Point Rd
Fire Station # 2, 3400 Virginia Street, near Wilmington Ave.
Solid Waste Collection Sites
Contact City of Hopewell staff directly for information on items they accept at the Citizen Solid Waste Convenience Center.
507 Station Street (behind Fire Station #1)
Hours of Operation: Tues., Wed., and Fri. 12:30-3:30 pm and Saturday 8 am – 4:30 pm