Waste Management Guide:
The following is information regarding all garbage, recyclables, trash and yard waste.
Current Garbage Rate for Residential Customers: $17.00 a Month Per Unit
NEW GARBAGE RATE EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2017: $21.00 A MONTH PER UNIT
Pickup days, with the exception of trash items, are determined by the QUADRANT of the City in which you reside.
Garbage & Recyclable Pickup
Tuesday: Quadrant 1 - West Side of Oswego River, North City Line to Chestnut Street
Wednesday: Quadrant 2 - West Side of Oswego River, Chestnut Street to South City Line
Thursday: Quadrant 3 - East Side of Oswego River, South City Line to Academy Street
Friday: Quadrant 4 - East Side of Oswego River, Academy Street to North City Line
GUARANTEED WEEKLY PICKUP
City of Fulton
Waste Management Tips
- Must be placed in clear plastic bags.
- Bags are not to exceed 42 gallons or 50 lbs.
- The use of plastic containers w/lids is encouraged for storage of garbage.
- The use of Plastic Bags is Prohibited
- Place recyclables in clearly marked plastic container(s)
- Co-mingle plastics/tin/aluminum/paper/glass and cardboard
Glass, plastic, metal, empty aerosol cans, coated paper cartons such as milk, juice and drink boxes, gift wrap, newspapers, brown paper bags, telephone directories, paper egg cartons & magazines. Corrugated cardboard may be stacked neatly and placed to the curb.
Residents MUST call the City Clerk’s Office @ 592-5390 to schedule a pickup for the following items:
Trash Items: Charge $7.00
White Goods (with refrigerant): Charge $10.00
Metal Pickup: Charge Free
- THE CITY DOES NOT PROVIDE PICKUP OF THE FOLLOWING:
Construction and Demolition Debris (C&D): Any building material such as drywall, asphalt shingles, wood, toilets, fiberglass or acrylic tubs and sinks may be disposed of at Bristol Hill. You will be charged by the weight of the material.
Car Parts: Contact an auto salvage yard.
Hazardous Materials: Items such as paint, pesticides, turpentine, oil, fluorescent light bulbs and batteries of all kinds, etc. Contact Bristol Hill for dates. These items may be brought to Bristol Hill free of charge.
Electronic Equipment, to include but not limited to, the items listed below, may be dropped off at the DPW Complex, Monday–Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. free of charge with the exception of TVs, Computer Monitors and Microwave ovens. Disposal of these items will cost $7 per item.
Electronics: Audiovisual equipment, cell phones, circuit boards, computers and accessories, electronic scrap, fax machines, printers, telecom equipment, typewriters, video game systems, wiring and cable.
PENALTIES FOR OFFENSES:
SECTION C70-11(A) – ANY VIOLATOR WILL BE SUBJECT TO FINES AND/OR IMPRISONMENT AS STATED IN THE CITY CHARTER.
Effective May 1, 2009
New penalty fee structures for trash items not on the City Clerk’s Official pickup list placed in the city right-of-way will be charged as follows:
Trash not on list $ 10/item
Garbage Out Early $ 10/item
Bag dumping $ 5/bag
White Goods $ 15/item
6 or more Items $ 150 (min)
Construction Debris $ 10 (min)
TV, Monitor, Microwave $ 15/item
Note: This will include recyclables in bags, trash/garbage items in bags that are not clear or translucent and bags of garbage put to the curb before their scheduled pickup. Charges will be added to the owner’s Water/Sewer bill.
If you have any questions, please call:
City of Fulton:
DPW Garage (315) 592-5459
City Clerk’s Office (315) 592-5390
Mayor’s Office (315) 592-7330
Bristol Hill: (315) 591-9200
Located on Route 3 in the Town of Volney
Open: Tuesday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
TOGETHER WE CAN KEEP OUR CITY CLEAN!