The Sanitation Department provides regular, reliable collection of garbage, to Fairbury residents to help ensure a sanitary and safe environment for all citizens.


  • Residential Service within city limits: $19.50 per month
  • Residential Service outside city limits: $22.50 per month
  • Commercial Service rates: rates vary, contact Public Works Department at 402-729-5261

Summer Hours

  • Beginning on Monday, April 30, 2018, the Street, Parks and Sanitation Departments will begin their summer hours.  Garbage pick up service will begin 1 hour earlier (7:00 a.m.) for the residential customers.  It will remain at 8:00 a.m. for the commercial areas.  Please keep this in mind when placing your garbage out for morning and afternoon pick ups.
  • The Transfer Station's summer hours are:
    • Monday thru Friday:                            8:00 a.m. --   3:00 p.m.
    • Saturday:                                             8:00 a.m. -- 11:30 a.m.