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.
road side clean up

Look at this map to determine your pick up day!

August 2017

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Saturday

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Residential Yard Waste Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

 

 

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Residential Heavy Trash Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

 

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Residential Yard Waste Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Residential Heavy Trash Pick up

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

 

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Curbside Recycling Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Curbside Garbage Pick up

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Residential Yard Waste Pick up

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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. 

September 2017

 

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Too many fall leaves?  Why not compost them?  Find out more here.
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Curbside Recycling Pick up
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4  Labor Day
Curbside Garbage Pick up
 
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Curbside Garbage Pick up
 
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Residential Yard Waste Pick up
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Curbside Recycling Pick up
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Curbside Recycling Pick up
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Curbside Garbage Pick up
 
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Curbside Garbage Pick up
 
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Residential Heavy Trash Pick up
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Curbside Recycling Pick up
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Curbside Recycling Pick up
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Curbside Garbage Pick up
 
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Curbside Garbage Pick up
 
 
 
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Residential Yard Waste Pick up
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Curbside Recycling Pick up
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Curbside Recycling Pick up
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Curbside Garbage Pick up
 
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Curbside Garbage Pick up
 
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Residential Heavy Trash Pick up
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Curbside Recycling Pick up
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Curbside Recycling Pick up
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