Educational Presentations about solid waste, recycling and/or storm water for all ages!Presentations will be geared to the needs of the audience. Presentations for school aged children can include a hands-on activity. Call (254) 299-2496.
The City’s Solid Waste Services Department has concluded that it needs to begin the process of building a new landfill due to the current landfill’s capacity having only about 7 years of life remaining.
Solid Waste ordinances in Waco: click here for helpful information for Waco residents!
Guidelines for using residential carts are found here.
Hours: 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
Landfill: (254) 299-2620
To Report Illegal Dumping: (254) 299-2611
All other inquiries: (254) 299-2612
Para informacion en Espanol: (254) 299-2612
Remember: Recycle and yard waste pick-up is every other week.
Waco Solid Waste Services is part of the Public Works Department. It provides environmentally sound and cost effective waste management services in the form of residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional garbage collection and disposal that are essential for our clean and healthy community. These services are provided to approximately 40,000 residential and 4,600 commercial customers.
A city-owned and operated 237-acre landfill is managed for the end disposal of wastes originating in Waco and surrounding region. Waco Solid Waste Services is a self-supporting entity that is not funded by city tax dollars. Funds for the department come from solid waste service fees paid by customers.