Refuse collection and recycling
CURBSIDE COLLECTION: WEDNESDAY
On Vassar: put garbage and recycling on west side.
On Girard: put garbage and recycling on west side.
Ideally about 5 feet apart, and cars should be parked on the east side of the street on these occasions.
Containers can also be left on east side of alley for those that have access to it.
Please place recycling cart (blue) five feet away from trash cart (black).
recycling in clear plastic bags is no longer accepted
Glass Is Prohibited - Please DO NOT put glass in your cart
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Contact Phone Numbers
For Emergencies 911
For all other calls /
UNM PD dispatch (505) 277-2241
Escorts: (505) 277-2241
Records: (505) 277-3150
Lost and Found: (505) 277-0081UNM
UNM Hospital Security (North campus):(505) 272-2160
Emergency Notification System - Click here to sign up!
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For large recycling items (that don't fit in your trash cart) and glass, there are a number of recycling drop off sites around town - our closest is next to the Crowne Plaza Hotel at University and Menaul.
Click on link below to find others.
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Dial 311 for non-emergency city
inquiries and services
APD Non-Emergency 242-2677
DWI Hotline #DWI (394)
APD Crime Prevention 924-3600
Southeast Substation 256-2050
Fire Non-Emergency 833-7300
Animal Control 768-1975
City/County Information 768-2000
Graffiti Hotline 768-4725
Housing Code Enforcement 924-3450
Solid Waste 761-8100
Large Item Pickup 761-8113
Weeds and Litter 857-8060
Illegal Dumping 761-8100
Abandoned Cars 768-2277
Zoning Violations 924-3850
Parking Enforcement 924-3950
Parking Permits 857-8680
Transit Departments 724-3100
Pothole Hotline 768-4653