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Denton Trash Schedule 2024 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Maps)

We’re here to help you find the Denton trash pickup schedule for 2024 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Denton is in Texas and is north of Grapevine, Fort Worth, and Arlington, northwest of Dallas and Plano, and west of Frisco, Salisbury to the southeast, Weatherford to the southwest.

If there’s a change to your normal trash collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.

Denton Trash Collection Calendar 2024

For normal trash collection schedules, visit cityofdenton.com/Trash-Service, scroll to the bottom of the page, and enter your address to determine your collection schedule.

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • Jan. 2, 2024 Whole week delayed one day
  • Jan. 16, 2024 Whole week delayed one day
  • May 29, 2024 Whole week delayed one day
  • June 19, 2024 Whole week delayed one day
  • July 4, 2024 Tues. moves to Wed. Wed. moves to Thurs. Thurs. moves to Fri.
  • Sept. 4, 2024 Whole week delayed one day
  • Nov. 28, 2024 Thursday will move forward one day
  • Dec. 25, 2024 Whole week delayed one day

Denton Trash Collection Map

Denton Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024

Bulky items collection must be scheduled, call customer service at least one business day prior to collection day at 940 349-8700 to schedule. Residents can have up to two large household items picked up weekly at no charge. Additional items can be scheduled for a fee.

Items that can be collected for an additional fee include:

  • Construction and demolition waste such as lumber, brick, fencing, drywall, carpet, and fixtures.
  • Televisions, monitors, laptops, or anything with a screen.
  • Any appliances containing PCBs or refrigerants such as refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, or water coolers. Refrigerants are disposed of properly at a permitted disposal facility

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Please use the waste wizard tool and we’ll help you determine how to recycle or dispose of your bulk items.

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Construction/remodeling materials
  • Trash bags
  • Household hazardous waste

Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.

If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.

Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.

There are a number of junk removal services in Denton and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2024

You can verify your recycling collection day by clicking this link, scroll to the bottom of the page, and enter your address.

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Denton?

To schedule a bulky item pick-up, call Customer Service at (940) 349-8700 at least one business day prior to your collection day. Customers may also use the Residential Solid Waste Service request form to schedule bulky item collection before 3 PM one business day before your collection. Large items can also be taken to the City of Denton Landfill; fees will apply.

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: cityofdenton.com/Trash-Service, scroll to the bottom of the page, and enter your address.

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 6 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

  • Place it: Place your cart on the street with the wheels against the curb
  • Point it: Carts should point to the middle of the street
  • Space it: Leave at least four feet of clearance between carts, yard waste, and other objects such as parked cars and mailboxes

How can I contact the Denton Public Works Department?

601 East Hickory Street
Denton, TX 76205

Email Customer Service
Phone: (940) 349-8700

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Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Denton trash pickup schedule. We strive to provide the most up to date information so please let us know if you need anything else.

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