Bulky Waste Collection

The second collection for Bulky Waste in 2018 will occur October 1st thru the 19th.  This collection is structured around Garbage Collection Days and it is important to have items out before your collection week.  It is recommended that you place items out on Sunday. Although it is referenced as a collection week, crews will only make one pass through a street.  Items not allowed or improperly placed will not be collected. If you are unsure about any particular item, please call the City at 830-257-8000 prior to placing it at the curb.
 
SCHEDULE BASED ON YOUR REGULAR GARBAGE COLLECTION DAY:
  • Monday Collection Day – have items out by 7:30 a.m. on Monday, October 1st
  • Tuesday Collection Day – have items out by 7:30 a.m. on Monday, October 8th
  • Wednesday/Thursday Collection Day – have items out by 7:30 a.m. on Monday, October 15th

To avoid interruption in service, please adhere to the following guidelines and be aware of prohibited items. If you have questions about this service, please contact the city prior to placing items at the curb.

Guidelines: 

  • This collection is intended for residents to discard bulky items such as appliances, miscellaneous furniture, and other large items that do not typically fit into your garbage cart
  • This collection is NOT for large quantities of household waste placed in bags or items that can fit into your cart.
  • Do not place items on top of a water meter
  • Place items clear of any power lines, vehicles, mail boxes, and gas/water lines.
  • Items that require Freon must have a tag from a licensed technician indicating that the Freon has been reclaimed
  • Carpet must be cut into sections that do not measure more than 6ft by 6ft and be rolled and tied

Prohibited Items:

  • Tires
  • New or used oil
  • Ammunition
  • Yard waste (branches, limbs, grass clippings, etc.)
  • Fencing
  • Household paints, chemicals, and other hazardous items
  • Any type of construction debris
  • Any type of glass, mirrors, porcelain, or other brittle items