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Trash Collection & Recycling

Utility Bills Due on the 20th of Each Month

[Utility Bills include: water, sewer and trash]

Sunman Utilities

Contact Information

Rumpke is the garbage and recycling collection provider for the Town of Sunman.


Collection Schedule:


All residents and businesses are collected on Mondays.

  • Service continues on holidays.

  • Service continues during inclement weather and delays one day the weeks of Christmas and New Year’s.

  • Severe Weather: Garbage will not be collected when Ripley and/or Franklin County is at a Red Warning Status (No travel, emergency vehicles only).

  • View the Recycling Calendar here. 


Garbage items and bagged grass clippings (30 gallons per bag) will be collected with a maximum limit of five (5) bags per household. Cans and bags should not exceed 75 pounds. Please do not place trash or recyclables at the curb in boxes. All boxes should be broken down and bundled.


Rumpke is not responsible for damaged or missing trash cans or lids.


Please note:

• Pick-up for brush and/or limbs must be bundled, and cannot exceed four (4) feet in length and two (2) feet in diameter.  Branches cannot be thicker than four (4) inches around.  Bundles cannot weigh more than 50 pounds.  Brush or limbs should not be placed in plastic bags.

• To dispose of paint in cans, the paint must be completely dried with a note attached stating:  Dried Paint.  Mixing equal amounts of inexpensive kitty litter with liquid paint, and leaving the lid off for approximately one week should dry out the paint for proper disposal.


Recycling Containers


Rumpke offers 96-gallon green recycling bins to all Sunman households, at no additional cost. To have yours delivered, contact Rumpke at 1-800-582-3107.  To request a recycling cart, contact Rumpke at 1-800-582-3107.

604 N Meridian St

Sunman, IN 47041

P.O Box 147

Sunman, IN 47041

Phone: (812) 623 - 2066

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