The following services, guidelines, and resource links are available specifically for the residents of the City of Lake Saint Louis, MO.
Dual-Stream Curbside Recycling Now Begins September 30th
Click here to learn more about dual-stream recycling.
35 Gallon carts are currently be delivered
65 Gallon carts will be delivered the week of September 23rd
All cart returns will take place the week of October 7th
place any unwanted cart(s) out the day following your normal pick up day
(carts must be empty to be removed)
For more information on the recycling industry crisis, click here.
Items you can recycle.
Help us recycle right by only throwing these items into your recycling cart or bin.
Mixing garbage with recycling is costly for everyone. When in doubt, just throw it out (in the garbage, that is).
Local government recycling collection guidelines vary. Confirm before recycling.
FAQs for City of Lake Saint Louis, MO
Is there a garbage cart rental fee?
No, there is no rental fee for one garbage cart.
Is there a recycling cart rental fee?
No, there is no rental fee for one recycling cart.
Is there a cart delivery fee?
No, there is no cart delivery fee.
Is there a cart redelivery fee?
Yes, there is a cart redelivery fee of $15.00.
Is there a fee for an additional garbage cart?
Yes, there is an additional fee of $2.50 per month for an additional garbage cart.
Is there a fee for an additional recycling cart?
Yes, there is an additional fee of $2.50 per month for an additional recycling cart.
Can I use my own cart for garbage?
Yes, you may use your own cart for garbage.
Can I use my own cart for recycling?
Yes, you may use your own cart for recycling.
Still want to recycle your glass?
Glass is not accepted in the curbside recycling program due to it being a common contaminant in the recycling stream. You can still recycle glass at your nearest recycling center.
For more information on the recycling industry crisis, we encourage you to visit MeridianWaste.com/MORecyclingCrisis.
Below are images of the recycling cart stickers that will be placed on each of your recycling carts.
GREEN TAG CUSTOMER COMMUNICATION PROGRAM
Meridian Waste will be using green tags to educate residents and keep the recycling stream clean and free from contaminants. If you receive a green tag on your cart, that means there are incorrect items in your recycling cart that have contaminated the stream. Upon receiving a green tag, please remove the incorrect items and reset your cart at the curb on your next recycling pickup day. We appreciate your cooperation.