Beginning in August many of the Town of Herndon’s trash collection days will change, and all recycling collection days will change. These changes will be the first in more than 20 years and are needed to increase collection efficiency, balance routes, consolidate collection areas, and allow for existing and future development.


Below are some of the anticipated frequently asked questions regarding the upcoming curbside trash and recycling collection schedule changes:

  • Trash & Recycling Schedule Changes

    • When will the change start?

    • Is there a change to the level of service offered by the town?

    • Will my collection day(s) change?

    • When are my trash, recycling and yard waste collection days?

    • When can I set my container(s) out for service?

    • Is my street located within the automated collection program?

    • Are containers provided by the town?

    • Who can I contact if more information is needed?