We’re here to help you find the Denton trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.
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 2023
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, 2023 Whole week delayed one day
- Jan. 16, 2023 Whole week delayed one day
- May 29, 2023 Whole week delayed one day
- June 19, 2023 Whole week delayed one day
- July 4, 2023 Tues. moves to Wed. Wed. moves to Thurs. Thurs. moves to Fri.
- Sept. 4, 2023 Whole week delayed one day
- Nov. 28, 2023 Thursday will move forward one day
- Dec. 25, 2023 Whole week delayed one day
Denton Trash Collection Map
Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023
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 2023
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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