Every spring the City of Bloomington provides a program to collect garbage not collected by the homeowners weekly garbage collection service.
For one day only, garbage hauling services collect items like carpets, mattresses, lumber, scrap metal, construction materials, and furniture.
Restrictions do apply and the service is paid for by homeowners. Details are available on the City of Bloomington’s website.
The dates and collection areas are:
Saturday, April 14: East of Portland.
Saturday, April 21: Portland to Penn.
Saturday, April 28: Penn to France.
Saturday, May 5: France to Normandale.
Saturday, May 12: West of Normandale.