Solid Waste Management Department (SWMD)




Tree/Junk
NEWS RELEASE

City of Houston                                                 

 

Harry J. Hayes, Director                                                            Annise D. Parker, Mayor


For Immediate Release                                                             November 22, 2013

 

 

For more information, please contact:

Sandra Jackson

(713) 837-9164 office 

sandra.jackson2@houstontx.gov 

Marlene Garcia

(713) 837-9114 office 

marlene.garcia@houstontx.gov 

 

 

 

Thanksgiving Day Holiday
Solid Waste Management Department (SWMD)
November 28, 29 & 30, 2013

 

Thursday, November 28, 2013 (Thanksgiving Day) - There will be no collection services. All SWMD facilities, including the Neighborhood Depositories, the Westpark Recycling Center and the Reuse Warehouse will be closed.


Friday, November 29, 2013
- Thursday Garbage, Curbside Recycling, Yard Waste and 4th Thursday Tree Waste will be collected. Neighborhood Depositories, the Westpark Recycling Center and the Reuse Warehouse remain closed.

 

Saturday, November 30, 2013 - Friday Garbage, Curbside Recycling and Yard Waste will be collected. Neighborhood Depositories and the Westpark Recycling Center re-open.

 

Residents may check online at www.houstonsolidwaste.org for the 2013 Holiday Collection Schedule or may call 3-1-1, the City of Houston Service Helpline for more information.

 

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The Solid Waste Management Department provides solid waste service to the citizens of Houston through the collection, disposal and recycling of discarded material in a manner that is safe, efficient, environmentally sound and cost-effective.