Downtown Foley


The sanitation department provides regularly scheduled curbside pickup of household garbage, recycling, yard debris, and bulk items.

The department is available for the removal of deceased animals in the public streets and right of ways. Please note that the sanitation department only provides pickup for the wheeled trash carts. Any dumpster billing issues should be directed to the Revenue Department.

Contact: Wynter Metz
Public Works Administrative Assistant
251-943-8897 (phone)
251-970-2086 (fax)

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday, 6am–2pm

120 E. Orchid, Foley, AL 36535
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1750, Foley, AL 36536

Holiday Schedules


How do I sign up for garbage/recycle pickup?

1.) Sign up for sanitation billing with Riviera Utilities
413 E. Laurel Ave., Foley, AL  36535

2.) Riviera Utilities will provide a work order, which is the proof of billing that the City of Foley sanitation/public works department requires before any City of Foley sanitation service can be provided.

3.) The City of Foley sanitation/public works department can be notified of your proof of billing in one of three ways:

  • Bring it into the public works building located at 120 E. Orchid Ave., Foley, AL
  • Email it to the sanitation/public works department ( as an attachment.
  • Fax it to the sanitation/public works department at 251-970-2086.

4.) If the work order is emailed or faxed, contact the sanitation/public works department at 251-943-8897 to confirm that it has been received and to receive your service day information.

5.) All garbage/recycling must be curbside before 6:00 a.m. on the day of pickup.