Garbage & Recycling

The City of Winfield contracts with Wemiga Waste Inc. for solid waste collection and Des Moines County Regional Solid Waste Commission for recycling collection. Everyone within the city limits is required to have garbage collection and all residential customers within the city limits is offered recycling collection at no additional cost.

The weekly garbage pickup day is Wednesday, containers must be at the curb by 8 AM.  Each residents can have 5 bags or containers, weighing no more than 30 pounds each. Containers may not exceed 34 gallon capacity. 

If you have more than 5 bags you may purchase extra tags at City Hall.  

Furniture Tags $5.00 each, available at Winfield City Hall


1 Tag Items          3 Tag Items                    4 Tag Items                               

Chairs                   Console Stereo                Hide-a-bed                    

Dressers                Sofa-couch                     Large Table                    

Storm Doors          Music Center                  2 rocker recliner couch   

Recliners               Large Desks                    sectional couch              

Small Desks          Medium Table                 electric recliner              

Toilets                   Humidifiers                                                          

Bed Spring                                                                                       

Bed Mattresses                                                                                  

House Doors                                                                                

Car Seats                                                                                          

Love seat-small couch             


Bag Tags $1.50 each, used for all extra regular trash bags


Vacuum cleaners =3 bag tags ($4.50)


Carpet to be picked up by us between $10.00 per 100 lbs.


ALL Electronics – contact Wemiga Waste Inc. 319-986-6919


Any question please contact:

     Winfield City Hall 319-257-6661


       Wemiga Waste Inc. 319-986-6919


All trash/furniture needs to be out by 8am on Wednesdays with tags on!


Recycling will be collected every other Wednesday.  Must be at the curb by 8 AM and sorted in or accompanied with a GREEN recycling bin.  Recycling bins are available at City Hall for $8 each.   

For questions specific to trash or recycling pick up, please call the waste management company directly.

Recycling Calendar 2024

Contact Info

Wemiga Waste Inc.
Mt. Pleasant

Des Moines County Regional Solid Waste Commission
Area Recyclers
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Recycling Guidelines

Recycling Guidelines