Recycling & Waste Management Guide

Effective March 1, 2018, Meridian Waste began a three-year contract with the City of Lake Saint Louis.  

Service Day

Service dates vary by location.  Click on the map to the right to view your service day.  Solid waste, yard waste, and recycling are picked up on the same service day year-round.

Pickup Schedule

Meridian Waste Route Map (GIF)


  • Monthly Rate: $19.85 
    • $59.55 is billed quarterly
  • Senior Citizen Rate: $16.97
    • $50.91 is billed quarterly
  • Optional Additional Weekly Collection (Two times a week for garbage only): $12 per month

Rates are effective March 4, 2022 to March 1, 2023.

Contact Meridian Waste

For customer service call 314-291-3131, or email Meridian Waste.  Visit Meridian Waste's website which details service for Lake Saint Louis residents. 


  1. Garbage
  2. Yard Waste
  3. Recycling
  4. Bulky Items

Garbage Guidelines

  • Additional trash must be placed inside a container
  • Place containerized materials at the curb by 6 a.m. on your collection day
  • Use the Meridian-provided cart. All residents will be provided a Meridian Waste cart by the last week of February

Rate Comparison

The City of O’Fallon, MO, conducts an annual survey on the cost of trash/recycling/yard waste collection & disposal for numberous area communities.  The results to the survey can be found by clicking here.   When comparing Lake Saint Louis to area communities, Lake Saint Louis has one of the lowest monthly rates for trash/recycling/yard collection.  Additionally, residents are not charged for leaving additional containers at the curb or for one bulky item pickup per week.