Large-Item Pickup

The City of Merriam will conduct its annual fall large-item pickup campaign during the week of October 17– 21, 2016. Items such as furniture, appliances, carpets/rugs, and miscellaneous large should be placed curbside on the scheduled pickup day.

The city will NOT collect these items:

  • Routine trash (goes to local trash service)
  • Concrete, asphalt, cinder blocks, or rocks
  • Landscaping timber/railroad ties
  • Tree branches, brush, firewood, leaves and yard waste
  • Roofing materials/shingles, lumber, sheet rock, and other building materials
  • Paint cans, chemicals, tires, motor oil, brake fluid, gas/gas tanks, diesel fuel, pesticides, and other household hazardous waste (for assistance with these items, call Johnson County Hazardous Waste Collection, 913-715-6900)

Residents should not load items into truck beds, trailers or inside containers they wish to keep.

A one-time pickup in scheduled areas will occur as outlined below. Residents must place their items curbside before 7 a.m. the day of pickup.

  • Monday - North of 75th and south of 67th; East of Switzer and west of Antioch
  • Tuesday - North of 67th and south of Johnson Dr.; East of Switzer and west of Antioch
  • Wednesday - North of 67th and south of 54th Terr.; East of Antioch and west of Lowell
  • Thursday - North of Johnson Dr. and south of 53rd; West of Antioch and east of Switzer
  • Friday - North of 53rd and south of 47th; West of Antioch and east of Switzer

Senior citizens, those with disabilities, and other residents requiring assistance should call Merriam Public Works at 913-322-5570.

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