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Solid Waste & Recycling Services

Holiday Trash Pick-Up Schedule 2014

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Printable Schedule

Municipal 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


Wednesday, Dec. 24th – Christmas Eve

The Solid Waste Offices and Cobbs Recycling Center will be closed.
The Landfill will be closed to the public but will accept franchise haulers until 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 25th – Christmas Day

The Solid Waste Offices, Cobbs Recycling Center and the Landfill will be closed.

Thursday’s trash will be collected on Wednesday, Dec. 24

Things to remember:

  • Place all carts at the edge of the street no earlier than 4 pm 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 am 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 299-2612.

Cobbs Recycling Center:

Waco residents can also take their recyclables 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.
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Waco Municipal Landfill
11400 Old McGregor Rd.
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Cobbs Recycling Center
44th Street between Cobbs Dr. and Trice Ave.
Tuesday – Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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