Trash Bash Drop-Off Program

The Brighton Trash Bash Drop-Off Program for large-item disposal will be offered twice this year in the spring and fall. The City offers this program to City of Brighton Residents for large item disposal. Residents wishing to participate may drop off their items at the designated collection site. This service is for City of Brighton Residents only and no commercial or industrial facilities will be allowed. A City of Brighton water bill or suitable proof of residence within the City and identification such as a driver’s license are required.

Dates offered in 2023:

Friday, April 28 

Saturday, April 29

Friday, September 22 

Saturday, September 23 

Location: Brighton Wastewater Treatment Facility at 325 North Kuner Rd. (Brighton Street entrance)

Drop-off hours: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. each day 

Items not allowed:
Household trash, commercial waste, concrete/home improvement project debris, grass clippings, televisions, computers, air conditioners, freezers, microwaves, refrigerators, office electrical equipment, car bodies, smoke detectors, all liquids, paint, motor oil, pesticides, chemicals, toxic, corrosive or explosive materials, or any sealed containers with unknown contents.

*These items are not accepted without special preparations at the landfill; please contact your home trash removal company.

Examples of acceptable items:

  • Furniture,
  • Cabinets
  • Mattresses, box springs
  • Appliances (NO refrigerators or freezers)
  • Bicycles 
  • Carpet (must be cut up)
  • Doors
  • Lawn/yard equipment
  • Branches (please do not bundle the branches because twine/rope can get caught in the machinery we use to grind them).
  • Nail-free lumber (less than 8 ft. in length)

*Small loose items must be containerized and total weight must be relative to the type of container. A suggested donation of $10 will be accepted to help defray the cost of the service. Tires will be accepted for a fee of $7 each. No oversized tires.

Pick-up service for the elderly or those with special needs:

Wednesday, April 26

Thursday, April 27

Wednesday, September 20

Thursday, September 21

To request a pick-up, please call 303-655-2087.



Map to WWTP Trash Bash 2017

View Drop off Location (PDF):

Brighton Wastewater Treatment Facility

325 North Kuner Road, (Brighton Street Entrance)

For items not allowed at Trash Bash check the links for other disposal options: 

Household Electronic Recycling information

Household Chemical Roundup