Queen Creek Ordinance 469 § 10-8-10 states that residents shall ensure carts are maintained in a clean and sanitary condition. The Town does not provide container cleaning services, nor will it replace a container because it is dirty or smells. There is an additional charge for each cart that is exchanged for a new one.
Bag and tie garbage, grass and yard clippings.
Cleaning Your Trash & Recycling Containers
It is recommended you use a non-hazardous cleaning solution. The following is a natural solution that is simple to use and a cost effective way to keep your can clean.
What you will need:
- Water hose
- Scrub brush or spray nozzle
- Dishwashing liquid soap or Borax detergent
- Baking soda (used as an abrasive cleaner AND odor eater!)
Directions: Spray container, wash with detergent and baking soda, and rinse container. Air dry the container with the lid open.