Curbside Recycling

The City of Coralville provides recycling services for single family and duplex housing. Curbside recycling is picked up the same day as garbage

See the 
garbage and recycling collection days map.

What's Accepted

*Corrugated cardboard is recyclable and is not allowed in your trash. View cardboard recycling information.

Contact Us

  1. Eric Fisher

    Streets & Solid Waste Superintendent

    Ph: 319.248.1740


    Monday - Friday
    7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Recycling bin

Curbside Bins

  • All curbside recycling containers must be City-issued yellow bins with black lids. 
  • Each home may have two recycling bins upon request. Check out bins at City Hall at no charge. If your bin is lost, stolen, or damaged, you are responsible for the cost of a replacement bin ($15). 
  • If you move, leave the recycling bin at your service address. 
Sorted recycling

Sort Your Recycling

  • Recyclables must be sorted for curbside pickup.  How to sort 
  • If using two containers, using one bin for paper and cardboard and the other bin for separated metals and plastics.  

Drop-Off Recycling

Recyclables may be taken to the Coralville Drop-off Recycling Center, which accepts the same items as curbside recycling.  The former Recycling Center on E. 7th Street has closed permanently to allow for continued growth in the Iowa River Landing.
Drop off recycling containers


950 Hughes St.
Coralville, IA 52241

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
(Site under surveillance).

What's Accepted
  • Place paper, plastic, and aluminum/tin in one bin
  • Place corrugated cardboard in a separate bin. 
  • Follow the labels on the containers. 
  • Do not leave non-recyclables at the drop-off location.

Area Recycling Sites

Coralville Drop-Off Recycling Center 
950 Hughes St.
Coralville, IA 52241

East Side Recycling Center 
2401 Scott Blvd. SE
Iowa City, IA 52240

Hy-Vee Food Store (plastic bags)
1914 8th St.
Coralville, IA 52241

Iowa City Landfill and Recycle Center 
3900 Hebl Ave. SW
Iowa City, IA 52246 

North Dodge Street 
1201 N. Dodge St. 
Iowa City, IA 52245 

Republic Services (temporarily closed)
3 E. Benton St.
Iowa City, IA 52240