Solid Waste/Recycling

Purpose
The purpose of Solid Waste Services is to provide collection, disposal and recycling services to the citizens of Huntsville in accordance with standards established by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, the United States Environmental Protection Agency and City Ordinances.
 
Services
The Solid Waste Disposal Division operates the Solid Waste Transfer Station, which is the collection point for all municipal waste for the City, TDCJ, SHSU, and other areas throughout Walker County. It is then transported to the Polk County Solid Waste Management Center Facility. Other divisions include:
  • Commercial Collection Division - Provides services for commercial customers through the use of dumpsters, open top roll off containers and compacting roll off containers.
  • Residential Collection Division - Provides curbside garbage service to residential customers once per week. Yard Waste and Heavy Trash collection is provided according to schedule.
  • Recycling Division - Provides curbside recycling service to residential customers once per week.  Encourages citizens to minimize waste through recycling and education programs such as the annual Electronic Recycling event and partnerships with other organizations in Walker County.
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January 2017

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Saturday

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New Year’s day

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Residential Yard Waste Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Residential Heavy Trash Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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M L King Day

Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Residential Yard Waste Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Residential Heavy Trash Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

 

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

Happy New Year!  Don’t forget that if your new year resolution is to de-clutter your space, or demo that kitchen and build a new one, you can dispose of your debris at our facility.  Check out our Transfer Station Facility page for hours of operation and rates.


Look at this map to determine your pick up day!