Metropolis of Toledo | Subsequent Interact Toledo Drop Off Refuse and Recycling…


The next Engage Toledo Waste Disposal and Recycling event will be held at Rogers High School on Saturday, May 15, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

In addition, the Toledo Human Relations Commission’s Community and Neighborhoods Committee is holding a community cleanup in connection with the garbage and recycling event. The community cleanup begins at 9:00 am, also at Rogers High School, 222 McTigue Dr., and is moving to the neighborhoods around the school. Bags and gloves are provided by Keep Toledo / Lucas County beautiful. Masks are required to attend the to clean up.

Acceptable items for the Engage Toledo Drop Off Refuse and Recycling event are electronic waste; Televisions and CRT monitors; up to 10 tires on or next to the rim, but no commercial tires; Documents; Housewares; Dress; Toys; bulky items and refuse. Latex paint is accepted for $ 1 per gallon. Large devices are not accepted.

The city has teamed up with The Greater Toledo Skills Center for the event this Saturday and June 19th at Scott High School. Durable medical equipment will be collected from the Ability Center. For a list of accepted items, see this link. The items are disinfected by employees of the Ability Center and passed on to people with disabilities.

The times for each event this year will vary, which is new compared to previous years. There are visibly marked lanes for traffic flow as well as volunteers in identifiable clothing to help participants get to appropriate locations. Residents should follow all signs and instructions. If you have any questions, please call Engage Toledo at 419-936-2020 or visit the Engage Toledo website at

The remaining garbage and recycling events this year will take place as follows:

  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 22, Point Place Plaza, 5109 Suder Ave.
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., June 5th at Waite High School, 301 Morrison Dr.
  • June 11th to 3pm, June 12th at the Frederick Douglass Center, 1001 Indiana Ave.
  • 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. June 19 at Scott High School, 2400 Collingwood Blvd.
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., June 26 at Start High School, 2010 Tremainsville Rd.
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., July 10, Keyser Elementary, 3900 Hill Ave.
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., July 17 at Whitmer High School, 5601 Clegg Dr.
  • 9am to 1pm, July 24th, Manhattan Plaza, 553 East Manhattan Blvd.
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., July 31 at Friendship Park, 2930 131 St.
  • 9 am to 2 pm, August 7th at DeVeaux School, 2620 West Sylvania Ave.
  • 11 am-3pm, August 14th at Woodward High School, 701 East Central Ave.
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Aug 21, Longfellow Elementary, 1955 West Laskey Rd.
  • 9 am to 1 pm, Aug 28 at Bowsher High School, 2200 Arlington Ave.
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., September 11th at Good Shepherd Church, 3934 West Laskey Rd.
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. September 18 at Burroughs Elementary, 2420 South Ave.
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., September 25 at Detwiler Park, 4001 North Summit St.
  • October 2, 11 am-4pm at the Martin Luther King Jr. Academy for Boys, 1300 Forest Ave.
  • 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. October 9 at the Cedar Creek Church campus in South Toledo, 2150 South Byrne Rd.
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. October 16 at Oakdale Elementary, 1620 East Broadway