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Solid Waste
Solid Waste is a division of the Public Works Department.  The Solid Waste Division is responsible for managing the City of Kerrville’s residential solid waste collections and disposal operations. Republic Services is contracted to provide all collection services for residential customers. To protect public health and safety, the Solid Waste Division provides a variety of municipal solid waste services to residents that are safe, efficient, and environmentally responsible. The list of services include:
  • Collection of regular garbage
  • Collection of single stream recycling
  • Monthly collection for yard waste
  • Collections and drop off opportunities for bulky waste items
  • Household Hazardous Waste drop off event
  • Collection of dead animals
  • Recycling drop off station


David Barrera
Assistant Director of
Public Works          

701 Main Street
Kerrville, TX  78028

(830) 258-1223
Fax: (830) 896-2204

Dead Animal Pickup Line


Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event-
The date for this event has been set for December 10, 2016, and will occur at the Kerr County Youth Event Center located at 3785 Hwy 27. The hours for the collection will be from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. 

Click Here for More Information About the Event


Yard Waste Update -    Residents wishing to utilize the upcoming yard waste collections must adhere to the guidelines for this service.  Any items placed out for collection that are not compliant will be subject to code enforcement.  Please refer to the Solid Waste Calendar for complete guidelines.  If you have amounts that exceed the limit, you may take debris to the Transfer Station.  Tipping fees do apply for any items taken to the site. 


The City of Kerrville uses an automated collection system for regular garbage and recycling.  Every residential unit uses 45 gallon or 95 gallon carts for recycling and regular garbage.  Fees for solid waste services are included in your utility bill.If you experience issues with any solid waste collections, please contact Republic Services at 210-304-2700(option 2).  For all other inquiries, please contact David Barrera via email to or you may call City Hall at 830-257-8000.               

2016 Solid Waste Calendar -Click HERE to view

     - Household Hazardous Waste Event
     - Recycling Drop off Site
     - Residential Voucher System
      -Upcoming Yard Waste

In addition, The City of Kerrville owns a municipal landfill, transfer station, and composting facility.  The City contracts with Republic Services to operate these facilities. For information on fees, requirements, hours of operation, or other general inquiries, please contact Republic Services at 830-257-3831. 

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In the event of an after-hour Public Works emergency, please notify police dispatch at (830) 257-8181.

City of Kerrville
701 Main Street
Kerrville, TX 78028