Report a problem with trash, recycling, or city upkeep You can report illegal dumping, graffiti, sanitation code violations, dead animals in the street, and missed trash or recycling collection. Report illegal dumping How to report illegal dumping whenever you see it. Report graffiti How to get graffiti removed by the Graffiti Abatement Team. Report a sanitation code violation You can report sanitation code violations to the City. Violators may be fined. Report a dead animal in a street Use this form to report a dead animal in a street. Report missed trash or recycling pickup Request pickup for trash or recycling that was not picked up on your regular collection day. Submit a service request with 311 Request service with 311, including trash pickup, potholes, and graffiti. Track a service request with 311 Track the status of a service request that you submitted to 311.