City of Galena

Garbage and/or recycling cart exemption form

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Terms of service
Reason for Exemption
Preferred alternative
  • Applicants must live at a residential property; services are not extended to businesses.

  • The applicant is the homeowner or resident at the address listed above.

  • The applicant is physically unable to push a minimum of a 65‐gallon garbage/recycling cart and does not have anyone else in the home to assist in hauling the garbage to the curb OR the applicant lives at a location where the terrain prohibits to use of a wheeled trash cart.

  • Applicants with approved exemptions can set out one bag of garbage weekly, up to 35 gallons in volume and 50 lbs. of weight, at their normal setout location. To be serviced, all garbage must be in a container or bagged.

  • The City of Galena and Montgomery Trucking reserve the right to verify the need for the exemption on an annual basis. If the exemption is no longer required, a 65‐gallon cart(s) will be issued to the residence.   

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