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Economic Development is at the forefront of everything we do in the City of Maricopa!  Maricopa’s City Council is committed to creating a highly-desirable place to live and do business by being responsive and pro-business. Economic Development focuses on place-making, infrastructure and property development. 

The Maricopa Economic Development Alliance (MEDA) is Maricopa’s private-public partnership bringing together business, government, education and civic sectors to facilitate investment, growth and workforce development through marketing, business development and forward-looking policies.  MEDA works with our regional and state partners to attract, expand and retain business.  MEDA is the City’s primary point of contact for business recruitment and site location services.

City of Maricopa to Take Over RAD Services

Starting on January 27th, the City of Maricopa will be taking over control of the Right Away Disposal (RAD) waste and recycling services for the community.
Post Date:01/06/2020

RAD Waste CenterStarting on January 27th, the City of Maricopa will be taking over control of the Right Away Disposal (RAD) Waste &Recycling Center at 46250 W. McDavid Road in Maricopa.


***This change ONLY applies to the Waste & Recycling Center and will NOT impact HOA or home trash/recycling services***

The change in control will save local taxpayers money, while also allowing the City to make positive changes to the facility.


“The City is taking control of RAD in order to continue providing waste and recycling services to our residents,” City Manager Rick Horst said. “This change is being made with anticipation of enhanced services being added in the future.”


There will be no changes to services, including the fee schedule in place, and the hours of operation. The Waste & Recycling Center located at 46250 W. McDavid Road in Maricopa will remain available from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Saturday.

The following items are accepted:

  • Trash and Debris: $5 per bag or $15 per yard
  • Recyclable Material: No Charge
  • Standard On-Road Tires: No Charge
  • Large Off-Road and Industrial Tires: Price Varies per Tire
  • Car Batteries: No Charge
  • Electronic Waste: No Charge
    • Limited to TVs, Computers, Printers and other Household Electronics
  • Water Based Paint (in a leak-free container): No Charge

The following items are NOT accepted:

  • Medical waste (bio-hazard)
  • Liquid waste (oil, cooking oil, household chemicals, etc.)
  • Household Hazardous Waste
  • Septic tank waste
  • Industrial waste
  • Auto bodies and engines
  • Stain or non-water based paint
  • Livestock
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