We are excited to serve the City of Saint Francis!


JOHNS Disposal will begin garbage collection on Monday June 29, 2020.  Collection days will remain the same!  Collection times will change!  Please have your new, brown garbage cart out by 6am on your day of service or the night before.  We will collect only what is contained inside the garbage cart.  Large items collection is available.  Please click on the bulk items tab for more information.


Below is an informational letter sent out by the City of Saint Francis.  Click the letter to download:

JOHNS Disposal will begin recycle collection on Monday June 29, 2020.  Recycle will be collected every other week.  Collection days will not change.  Collection times will change.  Please have the new green recycle cart out by 6am on your day of service or the night before.


We are looking forward to serving the City of Saint Francis!

Please call our office to make arrangements for large bulky items.  Our office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm and Saturday 8:00am-12:00pm.  We can be reached at 262-473-4700.


Residents will receive up to two (2) large item collections per month.


See the list below for items approved for bulk pick up.

  • Additional bagged garbage and/or recycling
  • Automotive batteries
  • Used motor and cooking oil
  • Non-commercial vehicle tires (2 per month, up to 8 annually per residence)
  • Sinks, tubs, toilets (with tank removed)
  • Furniture, chairs, sofas, beds, dressers, etc.
  • Appliances such as refrigerators, washers, and dryers
  • Building materials: lumber (with nails removed or bent down), metal, pipes, etc.
  • Small auto parts (empty of all liquids)
  • Tree stumps, roots, or shrubs with intact root balls (max 60 pounds per item)
  • Water based paint: let paint dry up outdoors, or use absorbent (oil dry, kitty litter, sawdust, etc.) to soak up paint  For oil based paints, call MMSD at (414) 225-2066 or visit their website at www.mmsd.com
  • Carpet: roll tie in lengths of 4 feet or smaller.  Maximum weight of 60 pounds per roll.  Please keep carpet dry.
  • Ashes in paper bags
  • Evergreen trees and wreaths (holiday season)
  • Other oversize items not banned from landfill

Items Banned From Landfill

The following appliances are banned from the landfill

  • air conditioners
  • furnaces
  • dehumidifiers
  • water heaters
  • water softeners
  • dishwashers
  • washers
  • dryers
  • stoves/ovens
  • microwaves
  • freezers and refrigerators

Collection Day:

JOHNS Disposal collects trash and recycling in Saint Francis Monday thru Friday.

Click on the map below to determine your collection day:

Click on the calendar below to download the 2020 collection schedule: