For all residents living within the city of Shelbyville city limits, curbside recycling service is provided to you. For questions regarding recycling service, please contact the Shelbyville Street Department – 317-392-5169.
For residents living within Shelby County, but not within the city limits, curbside recycling service is available by contacting a local waste hauler that provides recycling services.
Community Co-mingle Drop off Bins for Recycling
The Shelby County Recycling District provides free community bins for public recycling. Please follow the directions on the bins as to what is acceptable. Any bins that are continually contaminated with trash or any other unacceptable items will be removed.
All items for recycling must be clean and free from debris.
Boggstown – at the Community Park
Fairland – at the Town Hall
Marietta – at Southwestern High School
Shelbyville – at the Blue River Vocational School or at the Shelby County Transfer Station
Waldron – across from the Waldron General Store
Newspaper / office paper / junk mail
Cardboard boxes / Paper board (cereal boxes)
Aluminum and steel cans
Glass bottles & Jars
Plastics – Recycle numbers 1-5 & 7, (we can not accept number 6 plastics)
Plastic without a recycling symbol
Styrofoam – #6 plastic
Window glass, drinking glasses or any other household glass except bottles and jars
Plastic Bag recycling is available at Wal-Mart and Kroger, inside the front doors.