RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond’s Department of Public Works will begin a new service to help residents dispose of bulk items starting on Saturday, Mar. 12.

Residents in each of the designated neighborhood zones across the city will have two opportunities throughout the year to place bulk and brush items out for collection.

The program will run in specific locations on selected Saturdays, starting on Mar. 12 and ending on Nov. 19.

Work crews will retrieve items from curbs and alleys — wherever trash is usually placed for collection — from 8 a.m. until noon on the designated Saturdays.

The full calendar schedule can be found below:

  • Zone 1: Bellevue/Ginter Park/Washington Park (March 12 & Aug. 6)
  • Zone 2: Northside/Highland Park (March 19 & Aug. 13)
  • Zone 3: Church Hill/Fulton (March 26 & Aug. 20)
  • Zone 4: Newtowne/Carver/Jackson Ward (April 2 & Aug. 27)
  • Zone 5: The Fan/Shaffer (April 9 & Sept. 10)
  • Zone 6: Museum District (April 23 & Sept. 17)
  • Zone 7: Maymont/Byrd Park/Oregon Hill/Carillon (May 14 & Sept. 24)
  • Zone 8: Bellemeade (May 21 & Oct. 1)
  • Zone 9: Westover Hills/Forest Hill/Woodland Heights (June 4 & Oct. 8)
  • Zone 10: Broad Rock/Brookbury (June 11 & Oct. 15)
  • Zone 11: Worthington Farms (June 25 & Oct. 22)
  • Zone 12: Westover Gardens (July 9 & Oct. 29)
  • Zone 13: Stratford Hills/Willow Oaks (July 16 & Nov. 5)
  • Zone 14: Windsor Farms/University of Richmond/Far West End (July 23 & Nov. 12)
  • Zone 15: Stony Point (July 30 & Nov. 19)
(Map provided by DPW)

For more information, call 804-646-8325 or visit the DPW website here.