eCards

The City of Portland eCard program is available to residential property owners who participate in the City's curbside trash and recycling programs.

Only residential property owners, currently receiving the City of Portland's curbside trash and recycling services are eligible to apply for an eCard.

eCards are processed, printed and activated each week.  If you are a new home owner or need a replacement card, please call 207-874-8801 to verify there is a card on file or to order a new card prior to making a trip to the Department of Public Works.  

All eCards are located at 55 Portland Street, Department of Public Works building. Please do not go to Riverside Recycling Facility to inquire about an eCard.  
 
Required Documentation
When you arrive to pick up your eCard, you will need two documents:

  • A photo ID (such as a driver’s license)
  • Proof that you own your home (tax bill, a mortgage statement, closing documents or deed) 

Important: The eCard allows up to 10 eligible Bulky Items to be brought to River Recycling Facility at no charge to the resident.

Some items that will not be considered a "Bulky Item" on eCard or Tag-it curbside collection programs include: 

  • Any material that will fit in a 15 gallon or 30 gallon blue City trash bag
  • Construction, Renovation, Demolition Waste 
  • Universal Waste - Microwave, White Goods (Appliances), Batteries, Fluorescent bulbs etc. 
  • Commercial Waste
  • Electronics – TV’s, Computers, Printers, Stereos, DVD players, VCR’s etc. (electronics such as these are not eligible on eCard or curbside collection)
  • Car Parts and Car Batteries 
  • Propane Tanks
  • Liquids of any kind (Oil & Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Can be brought to Riverside on HHW days ONLY.  HHW collection at Riverside is on the 1st Saturday of each month during the months of April through November.  Visit http://riversiderecycles.com/hazardous-waste for details   

Most of these items and more can be brought to Riverside Recycling Facility for a fee.  Riverside's fee schedule can be found at  http://riversiderecycles.com/pricing