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​     Waste Management has provided an overflow garbage dumpster located at the Police Department. 

     This dumpster is for normal household garbage for West Buechel Residents only. This is not for commercial accounts. 

     The dumpster will be available for the month of October. Waste Management is expecting to return to a normal pickup schedule in November.

     The dumpster is being monitored to help prevent nonresident use and non-allowable items being dumped. Items not allowed to be placed in the dumpster are as follows:

Appliances                          Tires
Paint/Oil                              Construction Materials
Appliances                          Furniture
Mattresses                          Carpet
Batteries                             Yard Waste
Concrete                             Pipe – Metal and PVC
Insulation                            Porcelain
Masonry                              Chemical Products
Fluorescent Bulbs             Televisions
Computers                          Monitors

If you have large items for pickup, please contact City Hall at   ​(502) 459-4400 so we can notify Waste Management with your address and item that needs to be picked up. Also please contact City Hall to find out if your item is required to be wrapped in plastic before they will pick the item up.

​ Welcome 

West Buechel is a city in Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 1,301 at the 2000 census. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.6 km2), all of it land.

Mission Statement

The City of West Buechel, in partnership and communication with residents and businesses, is dedicated to:

  • Providing a safe, healthy, welcoming atmosphere where people choose to live

  • Promoting economic vitality and strategically positioning West Buechel for the future

  • Supporting planned growth and influencing decisions that impact the city

  • Building an inclusive informed city with opportunities for all

  • Meeting service demands through high quality customer service, innovation, a positive work environment, and a commitment to excellence