Trash Collection & Services

Setting Up a New Service
Raton Water Works will set up garbage collection when you set up your water and sewer services.
If your trash is too big for the dumpster, please take it to the landfill, located east of the city. View landfill location, hours, and policies.

Residential Service
  • Residential services cost $25.60 per month.
  • If the dumpster is full, please take your trash to the nearest dumpster by your home.
  • Any refuse that is too large to fit in a dumpster must be taken directly to the city's landfill.
Beware of bears! Please keep lids closed at all times. You can learn more about living with bears online.

Commercial Service
Dumpster and pick-up services cost $72 per month. Dumpsters are 3 cubic yard containers.

Various organizations in Raton offer recycling services.

Help Keep Raton Clean
People frequently ask whether Raton works with non-profit groups to clean up the city; The answer is yes, and the programs we work with are: