Sanitation Services


Service Advisory: Intermittent Collection Delays

 UPDATE:  Our operations are returning to normal.  A few intermittent recycling collection delays are still occurring.  Please report missed collections after 8 p.m. of the scheduled day of service by calling 3-1-1 or submitting a service request here.


September Brush and Bulky Trash Collection Schedule

1st Monday Week - September 6 (set out no earlier than 9/2)
2nd Monday Week - September 13 (set out no earlier than 9/9)
3rd Monday Week - September 20 (set out no earlier than 9/16)
4th Monday Week - September 27 (set out no earlier than 9/23)

Find your collection week here.

Garbage Collection

Learn more about garbage collection and find your collection day. 

Brush & Bulky Trash Collection

Up to 10 cubic yards collected monthly. Learn the DOs and DON'Ts here.

Recycling Collection

Check what items are recyclable and find your collection day.

Landfill & Transfer Stations

Learn about McCommas Bluff and our three community transfer stations.

News & Updates

McCommas Bluff Landfill and Bachman Transfer Station Commerical Rate Changes  9/13/2021

The commerical gate rate at the McCommas Bluff Landfill and Bachman Transfer Station will change on October 1, 2021.   See the full list of rates here.

Sanitation Launching Brush and Bulky Item Separation Pilot 9/10/2021

Six neighborhoods have been selected by the City of Dallas to participate in a three-month Brush and Bulky Item Separation Pilot Program, from October through December 2021.  Learn More.

Proposed Sanitation Fee Increases 8/28/2021
The FY 2021-22 City Manager's Proposed Budget includes a proposed residential fee increase from $30.52/month to $34.30/month.  Learn more about the proposed fee increase here (see page 65).

For complete information related to the FY 2021-22 City Manager's Proposed Budget, click here.

Intermittent Collection Delays Due To Laborer Shortage   6/29/2021

​The City of Dallas is experiencing a laborer shortage within the Department of Sanitation Services, resulting in intermittent service delays for customers.  Sanitation has adjusted operations to prioritize on-time garbage collection for customers.  Learn more.

Brush and Bulky Trash Limits

Residents can now set out up to 10 cubic yards of brush and bulky trash each month. In most cases, oversize and non-compliant set outs will be picked up and a collection fee of $60 per five cubic yards will automatically be billed to a customer's City utility account.  Learn more, including how to claim an annual 20 cubic yard exception, here.

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Dallas Sanitation app

The official app for the Dallas Department of Sanitation provides service reminders and updates  – plus special event
schedules and tips to reduce, reuse and recycle waste.

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