Hardin County

This message is to inform you of some changes to your Hardin County Residential Trash Collection.

County residents will be issued one new Orange 96 Gallon Cart for weekly trash service in the months of July and August 2020. Additional carts are available by requesting from Hardin Billing after August 10th please not two carts are included in your monthly bill, additional carts are available for rent at $6 per month. Once all new orange carts are delivered, only the newly issued Orange Carts will be collected. The use of personal trash cans and/or containers after September 1st 2020 will no longer be allowed.

Carts must be placed at the roadside by 6 a.m. the day of normal trash collection.

The following items are not acceptable under the County Ordinance and are not to be placed into the refuse carts:

  • Human, medical or otherwise hazardous waste
  • Liquid wastes
  • Tires
  • Construction and demolition wastes
  • Dead animals
  • Any burning or smoldering materials or any other materials that would create a fire hazard
  • Batteries
  • Non-residential solid waste

Residents are allowed to place 3 bags of Grass clippings, shrub trimmings and leaves in Disposable Solid Waste Bags not exceeding fifty (50) pounds each and tree branches bundled under three (3) feet in length not exceeding fifty (50) pounds each.

All items must be bagged and tied and placed inside of the provided orange cart. No loose materials or items on the ground will be collected.

Bulk waste pickups must be scheduled in advance. Each Residence is allowed one Bulk pickup per month. These pickups can be requested by email to hardin@rrws.com or by calling 270-769-0211.

Once recycling has resumed, recycling products can be taken to an authorized recycling center which can be found at hcky.org.

For questions regarding these changes, please visit www.HCKY.org

Other Waste Collection Services

Industrial Waste

Red River offers industrial waste services to Hardin County, including construction and demolition waste collection, dumpster rentals, trash compaction and industrial recycling.

For industrial waste customers, Red River can provide:

  • Roll-Off Containers
  • Self-Contained Compactors
  • Stationary Compactors
  • Delivery within 24 hours
  • Same Day Service
  • Waste Manifests