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Helpful Ordinance Info

Summary of solid waste ordinances in Waco: click here for helpful information for Waco residents!

Contact Information

Solid Waste Administrative Offices:
501 Schroeder Drive

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed holidays and weekends)

Customer Service (254) 299-2612
Residential Services: (254) 299-2612
Commercial Services & Sales: (254) 299-2612
Cobbs Recycling Center: (254) 751-8536
Landfill: (254) 299-2620
To Report Illegal Dumping: (254) 299-2611
All other inquiries: (254) 299-2612
Para informacion en Espanol: (254) 299-2612

Solid Waste Services Brochure

Spanish Version

Other Helpful Information

Holiday Trash Pick Up

During city recognized holidays, your normal trash and recycling collection day may change.

  • Holiday on Monday, trash collection on Wednesday.
  • Holiday on Tuesday, trash collection on Wednesday.
  • Holiday on Thursday, trash collection slides on Wednesday, one day earlier.
  • Holiday on Friday, trash collection on Wednesday, two days earlier.

Know Your City - Solid Waste Services from WCCC.TV -City of Waco.

Have you seen our 'KEEP WACO GREEN & CLEAN' PSA?


The Solid Waste Department is committed to promoting pollution prevention, recycling and to reducing solid waste disposal. The department is a self-supporting entity that is not funded by city tax dollars. Funds for the department come from Solid Waste service fees.