Sanitation Services


Service Advisory: Potential Winter Weather Service Impacts

Sanitation is monitoring weather forecasts which indicate a possibility of winter weather that could impact garbage and recycle collections on Tuesday and Wednesday. Further updates will be posted here if any collection delays occur related to this weather event. Customers are also encouraged to sign-up for service advisories delivered by email, text, push notification, or automated phone call. Click here, use the widget below, or download the Dallas Sanitation app on iPhone or Android.

Updated 1/29/2023 2:20 p.m.

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

Information Regarding Recent Collection Delays


We apologize for the inconvenience to our customers and appreciate their understanding as we work to improve the efficiency of our services going forward. Continue reading.

Holiday Collection Frequently Asked Questions


Holiday collection questions? We have answers for you here.

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.

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