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Rules and regulations

Residents and businesses must follow the rules and regulations specific to the Department of Streets. Visit our standards and guidelines section for information about the right-of-way and survey, design, and construction standards.

Consolidated regulations

Review the Department of Streets regulations regarding sanitation and transportation.

Residential trash and recycling rules

Read the trash and recycling rules for information about:

  • Collection eligibility.
  • Separating materials for collection.
  • Items not accepted for curbside collection.
  • Containers and weekly limits.
  • Collection schedules.

Snow rules

The City enforces rules for removing snow from sidewalks and clearing snow emergency routes.

Learn about these rules for snow events.