Mandatory Garbage Toters

Residents whose garbage is picked up by the city must purchase a 48 to 96-gallon toter-type refuse container.   

The City of East Peoria no longer sells or provides garbage containers.

Residents who already have a toter are unaffected by this change.

General Information

  • Approved receptacles must be a 48 to 96-gallon toter. Toters may be leased from Waste Management or purchased at a local merchant as long as it meets City specifications.
  • A limit of three toters may be set out for garbage pickup.
  • Some types of garbage receptacles are prohibited by the City of East Peoria.

Specifications if Purchasing from Local Merchant (PDF)

Read the necessary specifications to consider when purchasing a garbage toter from a local merchant.