5.1 REFUSE AND RECYCLING


Tenants are required to promptly and properly dispose of all refuse in accordance with the subsections below. AMH has a mix of neighborhood dumpsters and curbside pickup. All housing units are provided a recycling tipster cart for curbside recycling.  For an up to date refuse and recycling collection schedule, please visit www.AuroraMilitaryHousing.com/residents/policies/. 

5.2 RECYCLING


Tenants are highly encouraged to take advantage of the AMH Recycling Program. Tenants are responsible for lost or damaged recycle tipsters. Recycle tipsters are to be kept inside the garage of the unit except when placed at curb for pick up. When placed at curb for pickup, tipster lids must be completely closed, and the tipster must not be within 3 feet of other items, such as cars or other tipsters. Do not place tipsters at curb before the day of pickup, and remove by 1900 on day of pickup. For an up to date recycling collection schedule, please visit www.AuroraMilitaryHousing.com/residents/policies/. 

5.3 REFUSE COLLECTION


Units that have curbside trash disposal are required to store refuse tipsters inside the unit garage except when placed at curb for pick up. When placed at curb for pickup, tipster lids must be completely closed, and the tipster must not be within 3 feet of other items, such as cars or other tipsters. Do not place tipsters at curb prior to the day of pickup, and be sure to return the tipster to the garage by 1900 on day of pickup.  Tenants are responsible for lost or damaged garbage tipsters. 

5.3.1 DUMPSTERS  Dumpsters are the responsibility of all Tenants.  Do not place trash or refuse outside of the dumpsters. Children taking out garbage should be physically capable of placing the bag inside the dumpster. Trash must be secured in a bag at all times. Playing on, in, or around dumpsters is not allowed. 

5.3.2 BULK/LARGE ITEM DISPOSAL  Large items, such as mattresses and furniture, may not be disposed of in or near a residential dumpster. For large item pick-up please call Maintenance at 907-753-1091. Tenants that violate this policy are subject to notification and ticketing by Conservation Law Enforcement Officials and AMH.  Fines or fees may be charged to the Tenant for the improper disposal of refuse. 

5.3.3 LARGE ITEM DUMPSTER Large dumpsters will be placed in housing areas for one week annually to facilitate large item disposal.  This occurs during the JBER base wide clean up (typically in early May).   

5.3.4 ANIMAL DISPOSAL  Contact the JBER Veterinarian Office at 907-384-2865 or the Anchorage Regional Landfill at 907-343-6262 for proper disposal instructions for animals.  Deceased pets may not be disposed of in dumpsters or buried in the yard.