We’re here to help you find the Houston trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, holidays, recycling, 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.
Houston Trash Collection Map
Click on the map then enter in your address to find the exact schedule for when your trash will be picked up. You can also change the layers of the map to view the recycling pickup schedule too.
Bulk Waste or “Junk Waste” Collection 2023
Junk waste is defined as items such as furniture, appliances and other bulky material.
Junk waste collection takes place during the months of February, April, June, August, October, and December.
If you need to dispose of your tree or junk waste before the scheduled monthly pickup, you can take the bulk waste to a neighborhood depository and recycling center.
To find one near you visit: https://www.houstontx.gov/solidwaste/depositories.html
Recycling Collection Calendar 2023
Click the calendar below to see the full recycling collection calendar
Trash Collection Calendar 2023
For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.houstontx.gov/solidwaste/holiday.html to find the collection day for your trash. You can also see the city-observed holidays.
Collections schedule on or after these holidays will slide forward one day during the same collection week.
Trash Pick Up Holidays
Sunday, January 1 – Monday, January 2, 2023: (New Year’s Holiday)
- CITY HOLIDAY: All Solid Waste facilities and offices are closed.
Tuesday, January 3, 2023:
- All services resume. Monday’s garbage, recycling, yard waste, and 1st Monday and 1st Tuesday’s tree waste will be collected. All facilities will be open.
Wednesday, January 4, 2023:
- Tuesday’s garbage, recycling, yard waste, and 1st Wednesday’s tree waste will be collected.
Thursday, January 5, 2023:
- Regular collection services resume.
Houston Waste Services Contact info
Solid Waste Management Department
611 Walker, 12th Floor
Houston, TX 77002
E-Mail: [email protected]
Houston Twitter Updates
Follow @HoustonTrash for updates to the trash and recycling schedules
Do you have extra Junk/Tree Waste and can’t wait until your next collection day? Did you know you can visit any of the six Neighborhood Depository & Recycling Centers before/after your scheduled collection day? 🤯— COH Solid Waste Mgmt (@HoustonTrash) December 28, 2022
You can find more detailed information: https://t.co/lI1pYCvLuP pic.twitter.com/vfgqnHNnBJ
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