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.
  1. Solid Waste Transfer Station Closing

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road side clean up

Look at this map to determine your pick up day!

July 2017

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

 

 

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3

Curbside Garbage Pick up

4

Independence Day

Curbside Garbage Pick up

5

Residential Yard Waste Pick up

6

Curbside Recycling Pick up

7

Curbside Recycling Pick up

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9

10

Curbside Garbage Pick up

 

11

Curbside Garbage Pick up

12

Residential Heavy Trash Pick up

13

Curbside Recycling Pick up

14

Curbside Recycling Pick up

 

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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

22

 

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24

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

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

 

Notes:  Don’t forget that you can bring any excess garbage out to the Transfer Station for disposal.  We are located at 590 IH 45 N.  Click on our Transfer Station Facility link at the top left of this page for more details on hours and fees

 

August 2017

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

1

Curbside Garbage Pick up

2

Residential Yard Waste Pick up

3

Curbside Recycling Pick up

4

Curbside Recycling Pick up

5

6

7

Curbside Garbage Pick up

 

 

8

Curbside Garbage Pick up

9

Residential Heavy Trash Pick up

10

Curbside Recycling Pick up

11

Curbside Recycling Pick up

 

12

13

14

Curbside Garbage Pick up

15

Curbside Garbage Pick up

16

Residential Yard Waste Pick up

17

Curbside Recycling Pick up

18

Curbside Recycling Pick up

19

20

21

Curbside Garbage Pick up

22

Curbside Garbage Pick up

23

Residential Heavy Trash Pick up

24

Curbside Recycling Pick up

 

25

Curbside Recycling Pick up

26

27

28

Curbside Garbage Pick up

29

Curbside Garbage Pick up

30

Residential Yard Waste Pick up

31

Curbside Recycling Pick up

Notes:  Start the new school year off right by de-cluttering.  Bring your excess garbage out to the Transfer Station for disposal.