​​Sanit​ation Services

​​Special Collections

**Cost-Plus Service will RESUME on Monday, September 16, 2019.**

Please see the Sanitation Debris Collection - Service Alert for additional information. 

Co​st Plus

Cost Plus is a service that provides on-demand collection for brush and bulk items outside of your normal collection week.  This service can also be used for on-demand collection for construction or remodeling materials. 

There are some materials (e.g. bricks, concrete, tires, etc.) that are not collected and should be taken to the Landfill.  

Items that are ​NOT collected by Cost Plus include:

​- Bricks
​- Concrete, Asphalt & Granite
- Rocks
​- Dirt
​- Hazardous Material*
​- Oil*
​- Tires
​- Refrigerators or any other item with Freon 
   (e.g. ice maker, freezer, etc.)

*Batteries, Oil, Paint & Antifreeze can be taken to monthly BOPA events. Other household hazardous waste can be taken to the Dallas County Home Chemical Collection Center. For more information please click here.

For a free estimate, please call 3-1-1. If you are calling from outside the city limits, please dial 214-670-5111. Please click here to arrange for this service.

Co​st-Plus Pilot Program - Sanitation District 2 - REMAINS SUSPENDED until further notice.

Customers in Sanitation District 2 will be eligible to participate in the Cost Plus Pilot Program and have cost plus fees directly billed to their Dallas Water Utilities account. 

Requirements to Participate:

1.  Must be in Sanitation District 2
2.  Must have a valid email address
3.  Must have a valid Dallas Water Utilies Account number
4.  Must have authorization to make changes to the account

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A minimum fee of $70.36 will be directly billed to the Dallas Water Utilities account on file.  This charge amount is for 10 cubic yards of debris.  Any amount over 120 cubic yards will need to be self-transported to the Landfill/Transfer Station.

If your address is within Sanitation District 2 and would like to participate, please call Dallas 3-1-1 to speak to a Customer Service Agent by dialing 3-1-1 when inside Dallas' city limits or by calling 214-670-3111 from any location.

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Helpi​ng Hands

Additional garbage collection options are available for physically impaired persons residing without an able-bodied person in the household. These additional options are provided at no extra charge, pending the approval of a completed application and Doctor's Statement. For more information, please call 3-1-1. If you are calling from outside the city limits, please dial 214-670-5111. Please click here to arrange for this service.

Dead Animal Collection

Sanitation Services will collect dead animals from residences and public rights-of-way. City personnel cannot collect dead animals from under buildings, attics, ditches, or from private property. The service is available seven days a week. If the request is made before 2 p.m., the animal can be collected the same day. Please click here to arrange for this service.


On request, dead animals will be collected from residences. For instructions on how to secure the animal, please call 3-1-1.


Residents may request collection of dead animals on public rights-of-way. Location and description of the dead animal will be asked from the customer. ​