2021 Move Out Guide- keep it green and clean

Thursday, April 15, 2021

Move out graphic

Miami students, as summer break approaches, it is time to begin to think about how to navigate moving out of your dorm, house, or apartment. The City of Oxford has many ways to help you move-out in a community and environmentally friendly way.

Furniture, Clothing, Food, & Other Supplies

ShareFest 2021 will occur from May 13-19, 9am-5pm each day. ShareFest, through a partnership with Goodwill, will be collecting move out items at Chestnut Fields parking (100 block of W. Chestnut). The following items will be accepted and appreciated:

  • Reusable furniture
  • Non perishable food items
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Personal hygiene items
  • Good usable clothing

And please:

  • NO mattresses or bedding
  • NO broken furniture

move out at Miamiphoto credit: Scott Kissel

Selling or giving away your furniture?

Want to avoid the hassle of transporting your furniture? Other great resources for selling or giving away your furniture can be found on Facebook:

Oxford Ohio Online Yard Sale & Local Occurrences → Can buy/sell

Neighborhood share — Oxford, Ohio → Any item posted here must be free


Did you know that Oxford recycles more per capita than any other city in Butler County?  Let’s keep it up!  Use your green recycle wheeler to recycle items when leaving.  Accepted recycling items can be found at Rumpke.com 

Recycling options

Trash Disposal:

Residential Trash-

In Oxford, there are a few trash rules all citizens must abide by with trash removal at your home.

  1. Trash wheelers are not to be more than 60lbs in weight when full
  2. Trash wheelers must be able to close fully when full
  3. We increase our Rumpke pick up schedule and offer additional collections from Thursday, May 13 through Saturday, May 22.

Extra Dumpsters-

 Have more move-out trash than you can dispose of in your weekly garbage? The City will be providing additional trash collection at the following locations:


Each location will be equipped with a large Rumpke dumpster (shown above). 

  • 107 E. Church
  • 6 N. Beech
  • 22 E. Walnut
  • 130 Homestead Ave
  • 109 E. Collins
  • 18 E. Vine
  • 319 E. Vine 
  • 410 S. Poplar
  • 120 S. Beech

The City of Oxford appreciates your compliance with our ordinances and in making move out efficient for the community, the environment, and yourself!  We wish all students, staff, and faculty a safe summer break.

Have questions?

Call our utility department at 513-524-5221.