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Victoria Garbage Schedule 2024 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Maps)

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

The City of Victoria is in Texas with San Antonio to the northwest, Corpus Christi to the south, Houston to the northeast, and Lake Jackson to the east.

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.

Victoria Trash Collection Calendar 2024

For normal trash collection schedules, visit the city’s Schedule Search page and enter your address in the search bar.

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

Thanksgiving Collection Schedule

If your garbage is usually collected on Thursdays only, it will be picked up on Wednesday, November 22nd. Yard waste and recycling that is usually scheduled for Thursdays only will be collected on Saturday, November 25th.

Christmas Holiday Collection
Weeks of December 19th – December 30th
  • Garbage and recycling routes will run as usual.
  • Yard waste routes will NOT run the week of December 26th – December 30th. Yard waste collection will resume on Monday, January 2, 2024.
  • During the week of December 26th – December 30th, extra holiday garbage will be picked up on your regular garbage collection day. Please place extra garbage in either standard, store bought trash cans or plastic garbage bags and set them 5 feet away from any obstacles, including other City issued carts.

Victoria Trash Collection Map

Victoria Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024

Residents with bulk items that need to be disposed of may contact the Solid Waste Department at 361-485-3220. to determine how to dispose of your bulk items.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Appliances with Freon:   Refrigerators or AC units must have the refrigerant (Freon) Professionally removed before collection. You will get a sticker to place on the item once refrigerant has been removed. The sticker must be on the item and visible for the item to be collected at the curb. 
  • Furniture:   Bookshelves, Chairs, Coffee Tables, Mattresses, Recliners, Sofas, Etc. 
  • Large Appliances Without Freon:   Dishwashers, Hot Water Heaters, Microwaves, Ovens, Washer / Dryer, Etc. 
  • Minor Construction Debris: (no more than 2 cubic yards of non-toxic asbestos-free materials):   Fencing Planks, Boards, Carpeting, Flooring, House Siding, Sheetrock, Etc. 
  • Miscellaneous:   Ice Chests, Large Children’s Toys, Large Packing Material, Etc.

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Aerosols
  • Automotive Batteries
  • Computer Monitors
  • Latex Paints
  • Metal Polish
  • Oil-Based Paints
  • Poisons
  • Sharps (Sharps must be place in a rigid plastic containers. Include needles and lancets)
  • Solvents
  • Televisions
  • Thermometers
  • Used Motor Oil

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 Victoria and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2024

Here’s the link to the recycling collection schedule.

Please see the city’s recycling page for more information on what items we recycle.

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Victoria?

Residents may call the Solid Waste Department at 361-485-3220 for more information about bulky items pickup.

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit the city’s Schedule Search page and enter your address in the search bar.

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 7 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Victoria Public Works Department?

Physical Address 
702 N Main
Suite 124
Victoria, TX 77902

Phone: 361-485-3220

Did we miss anything?

Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Victoria 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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