Sanitation Services


Service Advisory: Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule Modifications

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, Thursday, 11/24, recycle and garbage collections will occur on Friday, and collections scheduled for Friday, 11/25, will occur on Saturday. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Happy Thanksgiving!

Updated 11/17/2022 9 a.m.

Recycle and garbage collection days are changing on 12/5. Use our collection calendar or map below to find your new service day.

Garbage Collection

Learn more about garbage collection and find your collection day. 

Brush & Bulky Item 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

Dallas residents can dispose of household materials at no cost. Learn more here. 

Our calendar widget below has been updated to show new days of service. Advance to the week of December 5 to see your new collection day, or use the map further below.

News & Updates

2023 Brush and Bulky Item Collection Calendar Available For Download


The 2023 brush and bulky item collection calendar will be included in December city utility bills (water bills).  You can also download a printable copy here in English and Español

New Recycling and Garbage Collection Days Effective The Week of December 5


Sanitation will implement a collection re-route that will change recycle and garbage collection days for many Sanitation customers.  New collection service days are scheduled to begin December 5, 2022.  Click here to learn more.

City Council to consider Local Solid Waste Management Plan Update for adoption on June 22, 2022 6/12/2022

The City Council's Environment and Sustainability Committee has advanced the Local Solid Waste Management Plan Update for full City Council consideration for adoption on June 22, 2022.  To learn more about the plan visit

Sanitation Hosting Community Meeting To Receive Feedback on Local Solid Waste Management Plan Update 3/27/2022

A community meeting will be held on Thursday, March 31, at 6 p.m., to present draft findings, outcomes and objectives developed for the City's Local Solid Waste Management Plan Update.  This meeting will be held in-person at the Latino Cultural Center, 2600 Live Oak Street,  and will also be live streamed.  Click here to learn more and to RSVP.

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