Garbage Department

Effective July 17, 2014, Bulldog Systems will assume the trash contract for the City of West Frankfort. For any questions or concerns not covered here or any service issues please speak to our service representatives. Customer service hours are 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Contact Information:
Bulldog Systems, Inc.
907 N. Jackson Street
P.O. Box 788
Harrisburg, Illinois 62946

Local Phone: 618-252-0172
Fax: 618-253-8035

Toll Free:  877-285-3479

Mail Payments to
605 W. Main
West Frankfort, IL 62896





  • Route days: Please keep in mind, pick up times may vary. All residential trash MUST be curbside the night prior to the scheduled pickup day to insure pick up. If, in the future, there are any changes on pick up days, you will be notified well in advance.
  • Holiday schedule: The following holidays will be observed: New Year's Day - Memorial Day - Independence Day (July 4th) -Thanksgiving Day - - Labor Day - Thanksgiving Day - Christmas Day. Trash service will run one day late on holidays that fall during the week.
  • Move in/move our service: If you are moving in or out of a residence and you are a West Frankfort city water customer, Bulldog Systems will pick up all extra refuse due to the moving process (i.e. boxes, furniture, debris) at no additional cost.  Please put it at the curb with your normal, weekly household trash. 
  • Bulky waste pick up: For bulky waste i.e. large furniture, carpet rolls, multiple mattresses or other large waste material, please put it at the curb with your normal, weekly household trash and Bulldog Systems will collect it at no additional cost. 
  • Construction type materials: For roofing material, drywall, siding, room additions or remodeling material, Bulldog Systems wil offer 6, 10, 20, and 30 cubic yard temporary containers for these type projects to the residents of West Frankfort at special discounted rates. Call customer service at 1-877-285-3479 for this service.

State Law

      A new State law went into effect on January 1, 2012 banning the following items from disposal in a landfill:

Televisions             Computer Monitors / Towers                Laptops

Servers                  Electronic Keyboards / Mice                  Fax Machines

VCR’s                     Digital Converter Boxes                        Printers

Scanners                DVD Players & Recorders                     Cable Receivers

Satellite Receivers   Video Game Consoles


This means that Bulldog Systems cannot accept these items. Residents in non-compliance are subject to a $25 penalty.


The closest recycling center that accepts these items is at the H Group at 902 W. Main Street (in the Mad Pricer Parking Lot). Please call (618) 937-6483 for more information.


As a reminder, Bulldog Systems does not accept appliances, air conditioners, furnace units, batteries, tires, liquid waste, paint, or lawn debris.