Trash & Recycling
Rumpke Trash Collection
As you review your February Rumpke billing invoice, please remember that the collection rates increased on February 1st to $15.39 per month. This new rate in effective for the next three years.
If you have any questions regarding your invoice, you may contact Rumpke at 1-888-Rumpke1, or visit Rumpke's website.
Residents east of South Old State Road, including those on the east side of South Old State Road is Thursdays.
Residents west of South Old State Road, including those on the west side of South Old State Road is Fridays.
Yard Waste Removal
Yard waste will be accepted in brown paper yard waste bags or an open container marked yard waste that the driver can empty into the truck. Yard waste bags / containers must be no heavier than 50 pounds. Rumpke also picks up bundled sticks and limbs. The bundles have a 4 foot size limit, and cannot be too long or heavy in order to prevent injury to the carriers.
Recycling Guidelines (PDF) Rumpke now has 65 gallon wheeled containers with attached lids available. They are marked specifically for recyclables. For residents interested, the cost to lease a container is $2 per month. Residents can call 800-828-8171 to order the recycle container, and it will be delivered to their residence. The resident can then return any red bins to Orange Township Hall at
1680 E Orange Road
Lewis Center, OH 43035
Obtaining a Recycling Bin
Recycling bins are available at the Township Hall. Residents wishing to pick one up can stop by Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4:30 pm.
For a complete list of acceptable items view Recycling Guidelines (PDF). If you have questions about certain items, please call our toll free number at, 888-786-7531.
Compact Florescent Light Bulbs
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has information about Compact Florescent Light Bulbs (CFLs) and where to recycle them.