Due to the damage to trees and vegetation caused by the recent winter storm, Environmental Waste Services will not be able to pick up all the tree limbs and other excessive brush on the regular collection schedule.
Updated and improved routes for residential trash, recycling, and brush and bulky goods pickup has resulted in some missed collections. Environmental Waste Services reminds everyone to place their items at the collection point no later than 7 a.m. on your collection day!
With the re-opening of the Transfer Station, located at 1434 Commerce St., Environmental Waste Services announces that the disposal facility’s new operating hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and closed on Saturdays.
The State of Texas Alliance for Recycling (STAR) has honored the Environmental Waste Services Department with its 2011 Environmental Leadership Award for having the outstanding solid waste program in the state.