SOLID WASTE & RECYCLING SERVICES

Customer Service: (254) 299-2612

Latest News & Info

  • Sign up for the FREE Curbside Services app to get reminders of trash pick-ups, what to recycle and more! More information.

  • Reminder: changes to curbside brush pick-up service (as of March 30, 2020). More information.

Report Illegal Dumping

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Got Moving Boxes? (Request recycling of large amounts)

Missed Residential Collection (What to do)

Bulky Waste Collection Request

What is taken at our Cobbs Drive Citizen Convenience Center

Holiday Trash Pick-Up Schedule

Recycle (blue cart) and yard waste (green cart) pick-up is every other week. Brush (4'x 4' x4' pile) and up to 20 yard waste bags are collected during "green cart weeks".


Contact Us

Solid Waste Administrative Offices: 501 Schroeder Drive
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

Landfill Future Planning

The City of Waco has concluded that it needs to begin the process of building a new landfill due to the current landfill’s capacity having only about seven years of life remaining. Read on for details...

About Us

Waco Solid Waste Services 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.