Recycling & Trash


The City of Wayne does not offer curbside solid waste or recycling services to its residents. A private company, Waste Connections, provides these services and accepts certain items for curbside recycling:

Click above to find out what Waste Connections will and will not accept for recycling materials via curbside service.

Recycling & Trash Center ("RTC")

Waste Connections operates a recycling and trash center where items can be dropped off by businesses or residents wishing to haul their own garbage and recycling. Solid waste is hauled from the facility to the landfill in Jackson, Nebraska. Recycling materials are baled and then shipped to various markets.

Click to see what you can recycle for free at Wayne Recycling & Trash Center.

Check out our Zero Waste Flyer in Wayne for a list of all items you can reduce, reuse, and recycle in Wayne.

Tree Disposal Site

The Public Works Department also operates a tree disposal site where tree limbs and brush can be disposed, including Christmas trees. The site is located at 1810 Industrial Road (near the old Pacific Coast Factory site).

Wayne Green Team

The Wayne Green Team is a group of local individuals who work to promote environmental awareness, sustainability, and conservation. You can learn more about their efforts on our website or on Facebook, or email them to get involved.

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