Trash Collection

Collection Schedule

Garbage is collected twice a week beginning at 7 a.m. For any service changes affected by COVID-19, please visit the Environmental Services COVID-19 Information and Updates page.

If your trash collection day falls on a observed holiday, collection will resume on the next regularly scheduled day. Observed holidays include New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. For more information, contact Republic Services at 817-317-2000 or visit their website.

Helpful documents for reference:
     Garbage and Recycling Rates
     Holiday Pickup Schedule
     Map Pickup Schedule

  1. Items Collected
  2. Bulky Brush/Bulky Waste
  3. Landfill Information
  4. Small Commercial

Bundled Brush

Brush, limbs,  yard debris and twigs will be collected if tied in bundles no more than 4 feet in length, and weighing approximately 50 pounds or less each and no larger than 2 cubic yards (need help visualizing 2 cubic yards?). 

Please note there is a difference between brush and bulky brush. Bulky brush is defined as larger tree limbs, debris and tree stumps. Bulky brush is not eligible for regular pick-up on garbage collection days. See the Bulky Brush/Bulky Waste tab above for more information.

Containers

All trash must be in plastic bags or regulation garbage cans weighing no more than 35 pounds when full. Households are limited to 10 bags or four cans per collection.

Trash

Trash is considered all household refuse other than recyclables, bundled brush or unacceptable waste.

Unacceptable Items

These are defined as construction debris, loose brush, hazardous chemicals, paint and other items listed in the City’s Garbage and Recycling Ordinance as unacceptable.