Week of January 25:  TRASH COLLECTION is running approximately 1.5 days behind schedule.  If your collection day has passed and we have not serviced your street, leave your carts out.  We are running extra trucks and will be there as soon as it is safe to do so.

RECYCLING is suspended this week except for the following areas:  City of Bellevue, Offutt/Rising View, City of Ralston, Village of Murray, and City of Louisville.  Overflow recycling may be set out on your next scheduled collection day or taken to a drop off location We apologize for any inconvenience and will resume normal collection schedules as soon as its safe for our drivers to do so.

Papillion Sanitation partners with Papillion La Vista School District

Papillion Sanitation is proud to join the Corporation BEST program, partnering with the Papillion La Vista School District. Cooperation BEST is a School Business Partnership Program. Through Cooperation BEST businesses and organizations pair with schools or educational programs to assist in preparing students for tomorrow. As a Community Partner, Papillion Sanitation will provide “resources” to all schools in the District….

Papillion Sanitation First Annual Mural Contest

Papillion Sanitation is proud to announce the kick off of our First Annual Mural Contest.  We are looking for the most original and creative design for a colorful mural based upon the theme, What Makes My Community Great. The winning picture will be enlarged and placed on one of our trash trucks that services the Papillion -LaVista community for all…

Upcycling and recycling everyday items

Fall is quickly drawing near.  Did you miss the opportunity to have that garage sale you were thinking about?  Before you give up and start throwing things away, think about how you could use those garage sale items in a different manner.  Here are a few ideas to get you started: Cookie Sheets If your cookie sheets are in a…

Recycling projects for fall

Autumn is a great time of year for recycling projects that reflect the season.  So sip on that pumpkin spice latte, and read on for some fun fall recycling projects! Mason Jars If you have a collection of mason jars and their lids, you have two great resources for fall recycling projects.  Begin with the metal rim that is used…