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  If you have questions about the Current Leaf Schedule, you may contact Hoover Public Works at 205-444-7543 or Santek at 205-631-1313.  You may also click the "Leaf Collection Information" link inside the Garbage/Recycle page on this site to view the current Leaf schedule.

Santek will now be handling all requests for swaps to smaller carts.  Please contact Santek for these swaps and expect a 24 to 48 hour period for that swap to take place. Carts should be placed on the curb after a swap request is submitted.

If you are moving into a New Construction home in Hoover, please contact Hoover Public Works at 205-444-7543 so we can get your address routed for Garbage Pick-up and advise you of your garbage pick-up dates and other pertinent information. 

If you are a business owner in Hoover and have had a business account with Republic Services, utilizing the 96 gallon garbage cartsyou should contact Republic Services (205-929-5646) about your current status with them.  They may no longer provide services unless you can utilize a larger container or dumpster.  If this is the case, businesses may contact a vendor of their choice to establish new commercial or business services.   



The City of Hoover provides to all homes within the city limits the following services free of charge:
  • Curb side garbage collection - twice weekly
  • Recycling - each Wednesday
  • Curb side limbs/brush removal, large bulky items                                                  Call to schedule or submit to RequestTracker  
  • Leaf collection during the fall and spring months - see schedule
    Note: We will not remove items placed at the curb by contractors, companies or individuals which have been hired by the homeowner for their services. They are responsible for the removal of any debris generated.

    Garbage Collection Service 
        Waste Services of Alabama  Beginning October 1st, Waste Services of Alabama (Santek) will become the City of Hoover's garbage and recycling collection provider. 

    Holiday Schedule for Santek

    The five (5) holidays in which your service could be delayed are:
    • July 4th
    • Labor Day
    • Thanksgiving Day
    • Christmas Day
    • New Years Day
    When one of these five holidays falls on the weekend, there will be no change in your garbage and recycling services. If a one should fall during the week, your service will be delayed by one day the remainder of that week. This would include recycling services as well.

    Additional Information
    If you have any questions regarding our garbage, trash, and recycling services please call or email the city or Santek.

    The city hosts an annual Household Hazardous Waste Day each April to allow city residents to dispose of hazardous or environmentally sensitive material.

    Administrative Office
    2020 Valleydale Rd
    Ste 111
    Hoover, AL 35244 

    Phone: 205-444-7543 

    Monday - Friday
    7:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Waste Services of Alabama (Santek)

    Phone: 205-631-1313