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City Garbage and Recycling Pickup

The City of Neligh has a progressive city garbage program designed to entice our recycling program.  There is a flat fee of $12 per month on your city bill that goes to pay for the City Compactor, Tree Dump, and curbside garbage and recycling collection.  In order to have curbside garbage pickup you must purchase garbage bags or a garbage tote. Garbage bags may be purchased from the city office or at Thriftway Market at $3 per bag.  This helps to encourage recycling - if you recycle more, you will need less garbage bags thus making your garbage bill lower. Residential garbage totes are also available for pickup from the city office at $20.00 per tote per month and will be billed on the utility bill.

  • Curbside Pickup for garbage is every Monday by 8:00 AM. for East Highway 275 and every Tuesday by 8:00 A.M. for West Highway 275.
  • Plastic tubs for recycling are available free of charge at the City Office.  No recycling pick up if it is raining.  
  • Recycling items must be separated, click here for a list of acceptable recycling items.
Recycling Pickup Schedule 

East of Highway 275 – FIRST and THIRD Thursdays of each month before 8:00 AM
West of Highway 275 – SECOND and FOURTH Thursdays of each month before 8:00 AM
There is no Pickup on FIFTH Thursdays  -  Click here for list of acceptable recycling items

Tree Dump

The Neligh Tree Dump is located ½ mile south of the Neligh Mill. The Tree Dump can also be accessed by driving one mile south of Neligh on Hwy 14 and ¾ mile east of Hwy 14 on 848th Rd.

Click here to view acceptable items allowed.

Hours of operation:
Tuesday and Thursday: 1 PM  -  7 PM
Saturday:  11 AM  -  5 PM


Recycling/Compactor Facility

The Recycling Center and Compactor are located together one mile south and ½ mile west of Neligh off Highway 14.
Here is a list of recycling items that are permitted.
We can now accept electronic items!

(402) 887-5223

Hours of Operation:
1 PM - 5 PM: Tuesday and Thursday
9 AM - 4 PM: Saturday 

Electric, Water, and Sewer

The City of Neligh is responsible for electricity, water, and sewer. 
Call the City Office for more information at (402) 887-5042

For a copy of the Utility Bill & Disconnect Policy, check here.
* For other utility information check here.