Solid Waste Management Department

Collection and Facility Schedule for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day Holiday

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 20, 2017

City of Houston 

 
Harry J. Hayes, Director
For more information, please contact:
City of Houston Solid Waste Management
Sylvester Turner, Mayor

Irma Reyes, Public Information Officer
(832) 393-0475 office 
irma.reyes@houstontx.gov 

Tyra Wilkins
(832) 393-0448 office
tyra.wilkins@houstontx.gov 

   
  DECEMBER 2017

Friday, December 22, 2017 (Christmas Eve - Observed)
CITY HOLIDAY: Friday’s Garbage and Curbside Recycling WILL BE COLLECTED. Neighborhood Depositories/Recycling Centers, Westpark Recycling Center and The Reuse Warehouse are open.

Saturday, December 23, 2017
NO COLLECTION SERVICES. Neighborhood Depositories/Recycling Centers, Westpark Recycling Center and The Reuse Warehouse are open.

Sunday, December 24, 2017 (Christmas Eve)
NO COLLECTION SERVICES. All facilities closed.

Monday, December 25, 2017 (Christmas Day)
CITY HOLIDAY: NO COLLECTION SERVICES. All facilities and services closed.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Monday’s Garbage and Curbside Recycling collected today. The Neighborhood Depositories/Recycling Centers, Westpark, The Reuse Warehouse re-open.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Tuesday’s Garbage and Curbside Recycling collected today.

Thursday, December 28, 2017
Thursday’s Garbage and Curbside Recycling collected.

Friday, December 29, 2017
Friday’s Garbage and Curbside Recycling collected.

  JANUARY 2018

Monday, January 1, 2018 (New Year’s Day)
CITY HOLIDAY: NO COLLECTION SERVICES. All facilities and services closed.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Monday’s Garbage and Curbside Recycling collected. The Neighborhood Depositories/Recycling Centers, Westpark Recycling Center and The Reuse Warehouse re-open.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Tuesday’s Garbage and Curbside Recycling collected.

Thursday, January 4, 2018
Normal schedule for Garbage and Curbside Recycling resumes today.


For more information about the City of Houston Solid Waste Management Department and its services, please visit us at www.houstonsolidwaste.org, "LIKE" us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/houstonsolidwaste, follow us on Twitter @houstontrash or call 3-1-1, the City of Houston’s Customer Service Hotline.

About the City of Houston Solid Waste Management Department

The Solid Waste Management Department (SWMD) provides solid waste services 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.