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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April 2017

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

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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

6

Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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10

Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Residential Heavy Trash Pick up

13

Curbside Recycling Pick up

14 Good Friday
No Recycling services.
No Commercial Pickup.
Transfer Facility Closed.
Recycling Drop Off Center Closed.

15

Transfer Facility and Recycling Drop Off Center open 8-12

16

Easter Sunday

17

Curbside Garbage Pick up

18

Curbside Garbage Pick up

19

Residential Yard Waste Pick up

20

Curbside Recycling Pick up

21

Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

25

Curbside Garbage Pick up

26

Residential Heavy Trash Pick up

27

Curbside Recycling Pick up

28

Curbside Recycling Pick up

29

May 2017

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

1

Curbside Garbage Pick up

2

Curbside Garbage Pick up

3

Residential Yard Waste Pick up

4

Curbside Recycling Pick up

5

Curbside Recycling Pick up

6

7

8

Curbside Garbage Pick up

9

Curbside Garbage Pick up

10

Residential Heavy Trash Pick up

11

Curbside Recycling Pick up

12

Curbside Recycling Pick up

13

14

Mother’s Day

15

Curbside Garbage Pick up

16

Curbside Garbage Pick up

17

Residential Yard Waste Pick up

18

Curbside Recycling Pick up

19

Curbside Recycling Pick up

20

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22

Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

24

Residential Heavy Trash Pick up

25

Curbside Recycling Pick up

26

Curbside Recycling Pick up

27

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29

Memorial Day

No Residential services

No Commercial Pickup

Transfer Facility Closed

Recycling Drop Off Center Closed

 

30

Curbside Garbage Pick up

31 Mondays

Curbside Garbage Pick up

Look at this map to determine your pick up day!