PUBLIC WORKS - SOLID WASTE & RECYCLING SERVICES

Holiday Trash Pick-Up Schedule

Wednesday, July 4, 2018 – Independence Day
The Solid Waste Offices, Cobbs Recycling Center and the Landfill will be closed.
Wednesday’s trash will be collected on Wednesday as usual

Monday, September 3, 2018 – Labor Day
The Solid Waste Offices, Cobbs Recycling Center and the Landfill will be closed.
Monday’s trash will be picked up on Wednesday, September 5th

Thursday and Friday, November 22 & 23, 2018 – Thanksgiving Holiday
The Solid Waste Offices and Cobbs Recycling Center will be closed both days.
The Landfill will be closed on Thursday, and will be closed to the public on Friday but will accept franchise haulers until 4:30 p.m.
Thursday’s trash will be collected on Wednesday, November 21st;
Friday’s trash will be collected on Friday as usual

Monday, December 24, 2018 – Christmas Eve
The Solid Waste Offices and Cobbs Recycling Center will be closed.
The Landfill will be open normal business hours.
Monday’s trash will be collected on Monday as usual

Tuesday, December 25, 2018 – Christmas Day
The Solid Waste Offices, Cobbs Recycling Center and the Landfill will be closed.
Tuesday’s trash will be collected on Wednesday, December 26th

Tuesday, January 1, 2019 – New Year’s Day
The Solid Waste Offices, Landfill and Cobbs Recycling Center will be closed.

2018 Large Format Calendar in Color (for printing)

Need a  calendar?

Calendars are available at City Hall, 300 Austin Avenue, or the Cobbs Recycling Center, 2021 44th Street as well as the libraries.

Contact Numbers:

Landfill – (254) 299-2620
Cobbs Recycling Center (254) 751-8536
Customer Service – (254) 299-2612
To report illegal dumping – (254) 299-2611

Para informacion en Espanol – (254) 299-2612

Things to remember:

  • Place all carts at your curb no earlier than 4 p.m. of the day prior to your collection day.
  • Return carts to their storage areas (such as garage, utility room, or back yard) no later than 8 a.m. of the day following collection.
  • Do NOT place garbage, brush, or bulky items beside carts.
  • Do NOT overfill your cart. The lid must be closed.
  • Need to replace a damaged cart? Just call Customer Service at (254) 299-2612 and we will be happy to provide one to you.

Curbside Recycling Collection:

Please recycle as much of your waste as possible through our curbside recycling program to minimize trash disposal.  Curbside recycling is included in your monthly solid waste fee! To begin curbside recycling, please call Customer Service at (254) 299-2612.

Cobbs Recycling Center:

Anyone can take household recyclables (plastic, metal and glass containers as well as paper products) to the Cobbs Recycling Center, 2021 N. 44th Street (between Cobbs Drive and Trice Avenue).

Normal Business Operating Hours are:

Solid Waste Main Offices
501 Schroeder Dr.
(254) 299-2612
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Waco Municipal Landfill
11400 Old McGregor Rd.
(254) 299-2620
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.

Cobbs Convenience (Recycling) Center
44th Street between Cobbs Dr. and Trice Ave.
(254) 751-8536
Tuesday – Saturday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Closed Sunday and Monday