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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon

Welcome to the official web site of the City of Portland, Oregon

General Information: 503-823-4000

E-mail: cityinfo@portlandoregon.gov

1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 110, Portland, OR 97204

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Residential – Houses and Smallplexes (2-4 units)

  • Residential curbside collection set out

Residential Curbside Collection Service includes weekly composting, recycling and every-other-week garbage collection for residents living in a single family home, duplex, triplex or fourplex.

There are many service options to fit a household’s needs. Landlords are required to provide garbage and recycling service. Read our most frequently asked questions.


Find Your Garbage and Recycling Company

Get your collection schedule and sign up for weekly email reminders.

Rates and Service Options

Container size and collection frequency options, rates, set-out instructions

Portland Curbsider

News about residential garbage, recycling and composting. Contains PDFs of the print editions plus an ongoing news feed.

Rental Houses and Smallplexes (2-4 units)

What landlords and tenants need to know about garbage, recycling and composting services for residential rentals

Residential Garbage, Recycling and Composting Guide

Easy-to-use printable guides for what goes in – or must stay out – of each cart.

Ask a Garbage, Recycling or Composting Question

Use this form to send us questions about your collection service