"Trash Can" shall mean any container with not less than a 20 gallon capacity and not more than a 40 gallon capacity. Containers should be made of metal or plastic that are watertight. Containers shall not exceed a load weight of 50 pounds.
Trash collected in garbage bags should have sufficient capacity and are at least 1 1/2 mils thick.
All Collection Programs in the City of Muscatine and Fruitland
city collections made from alleys: Containers or garbage bags shall be placed adjacent to and in back of the property line abutting the alley.
city collections made from streets: Containers or garbage bags shall be placed within three (3) feet of the back curb line or the shoulder of the street without causing the container to be placed on any public street or sidewalk. All materials for collection can be placed out for pick up after 4 p.m. the day before collection and no later than 5 a.m. the day of collection