Post Tagged with: "trash disposal"


Residents in the county of Kaiserslautern can place their trash in the brown bio container, yellow bag, grey residual waste can and blue paper container. Each household should have received a schedule of pickup dates for their community.

Correct way to dispose of bulk trash, other waste

Story and photo by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Residents in the villages of the Kaiserslautern County and in the city of Kaiserslautern each have specific dates for the pickup of waste. They should have received booklets and schedules listing pickup dates and tips for trash disposal in January.

January 26, 2017 ×


KMC housing collection changes

by John Ahern 786th Civil Engineer Squadron

Beginning June 1, the way trash gets picked up for residents in the Ramstein, Vogelweh and Landstuhl townhouse-style units will change to become more like off-base pickups by switching to waste containers for sorting, recycling and handling household trash.

May 19, 2016 ×


Courtesy photo
An example of unacceptable disposal of bulk trash. Keep the bin platforms free and clear of any boxes, large items and excess garbage bags. Items on the platforms prevent the contractor from being able to access the bins to empty them. There are recycling centers located on Ramstein and Vogelweh that are available to on-base residents when the bins are full.

Serious trash talking: Installation commander tackles KMC-wide issue

by the 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Airmen from the 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs office recently had the opportunity to sit down with Brig. Gen. Jon T. Thomas, 86th Airlift Wing commander, to discuss the serious issue with irresponsible disposal of trash in Air Force family housing areas throughout the KMC.

December 17, 2015 ×