City of Simpsonville
As of September 1, 2016, ACE Environmental began collecting garbage, recycling, yardwaste and junk under contract by the City. City employees will no longer be collecting these items. To view the Startup Package by ACE, click HERE.
FAQ'S concerning contracted Sanitation Services:
Q: When will Ace Environmental begin collecting my garbage, recycling, and yardwaste?
A: Ace will begin collecting these materials on September 1, 2016.
Q Will I have to begin paying for garbage, recycling, and yard waste collection?
Q: Where will I request a new garbage or recycle roll cart?
A: You will make your request for a new roll cart to Ace. Ace will deliver the cart to you.
Q: Can I take my roll cart(s) with me when I move?
A: Carts that are delivered after July 1, 2016 will belong to Ace. If you have any of these carts,
you will need to inform Ace before you move so they can make arrangements to pick the
Q: Will the day my garbage, recycling, and yardwaste is collected change?
A: In some cases it will. Ace will be collecting these materials only on Thursdays and Fridays.
You will be notified by Ace prior to September 1, 2016 when you collection day will be.
Q: Will leaves, grass, and brush still be collected?
A: Yes; however, leaves and grass will have to be bagged. All brush, including limbs, will need to be tied and bundled.
Q Why should I bag leaves and grass?
A: Bagging leaves and grass helps our community in several ways:
Q: Why should I bundle brush?
Q: How do I bundle brush?
A: The best way to bundle brush is:
Q: Will the City collect brush?
A: Yes, beginning July 1, 2017, the City will resume collection of unbundled brush. At first this will be done on a limited basis on a call in basis until new equipment is acquired. Brush collection will be limited to 2 cubic yards ( about 1 pickup truck load) per week. Please call the
Public Works department at 967-9531 to request collection.
Q: When will yard waste be collected?
A: Yard waste will be collected weekly.
Q: Will there be a limit on how much yard waste is collected weekly?
A: Yes, yard waste will be limited to 2 cubic yards (about 1 pickup truck load) per week. This will ensure every residence is served each week.
Q: Will Ace collect yard waste generated by contracted service providers like lawn service
A: No, the contractor must dispose of these materials at the public landfill.
Q: Will Ace collect building materials, tires, and/or electronics?
A: No. These items will need to be taken to a county recycling convenience center such as the
one on Hipps Road off Harrison Bridge Road below Target or the Twin Chimneys landfill.
Q: Will Ace collect appliances, furniture, and other large bulk items?
A: Yes, large bulk items such as sofas and washers/dryers, will be limited to one item collected
per week if less than 50#. Other bulk item collection must be scheduled with Ace. In some cases, Ace will not collect refrigerators and gas appliances. Call Ace if you have any of these
items to dispose of before placing them curbside.
Q: Will the City collect bulk items?
A: Beginning July 1, 2017, the City will resume the collection of bulk items. To have these
materials collected, please call Public Works at 967-9531.
Q: What about holiday collection.
A: Ace will not collect this Labor Day nor Thanksgiving Day. All collections will be a day later,
including on Saturday.
As of March 1, 2016, the City will no longer be recycling glass. Please place glass in your garbage not your recycling carts. Ace will not collect glass when they begin service.
Map of new collection routes, clickHERE
Holiday Closings: (see Holiday Collection Schedule tab for garbage collection holiday schedule)
Good Friday - April 14
Memorial Day - May 29
Independence Day - July 4
Labor Day - September 4
Veteran's Day - November 10
Thanksgiving Day - November 24
Friday after Thanksgiving Day - November 25
Christmas Eve - Closed on December 25
Christmas Day - Closed on December 26
New Year's Day - Closed on January 1
Martin Luther King Birthday - January 16
Hazard Mitigation Plan
FEMA requires all States, Counties and Municipalities to have a Hazard Mitigation Plan in place in order to receive pre-disaster and post disaster funds. These funds help mitigate damage to life and property at the time of a natural disaster. Click the buttons above to view a copy of the plan.
Sewer Rehab Program:
1. Sewer cleaning will take place in Forest Park beginning March 13th. in preparation of lining sewer pipe to seal out water intrusion.
2. Sewer cleaning will then move to the Poinsettia area.
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