Responsible for the curbside collection of garbage and recycling, including twice-a-week garbage pickup, weekly recycling pickup and bulky waste pickup.

Garbage Disposal :: Curbside Collection

There will be no trash or recycling collection on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. Residential collection will resume the next regular scheduled collection day (Trash on Saturday, July 7, 2018 and Recycling on Wednesday, July 11, 2018) for those who usually have Wednesday collection.

Garbage, trash and brush must be placed curbside no later than 7:00 a.m. on scheduled day of collection, and not before 7:00 p.m. the evening prior to the day of scheduled collection.

For missed garbage and other service issues, please call Republic Services at 817-317-2000.

Republic Services call center is open Monday – Friday from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m., and on Saturdays from 8 a.m. 12 noon. If a customer needs to call in outside of these time frames, they do have an answering machine. Messages are checked the following business day and, if requested, return calls are made. If no return call is requested, they enter the information into our system accordingly.

Garbage and trash are to be secured in a plastic bag.

DO NOT PLACE CONTAINERS ON CURB THAT YOU WISH TO KEEP
(including plastic or metal trash cans of any kind.)

Maximum weight: 50 lbs. per bag

Tree limbs and brush must be cut in 4 foot lengths:  trimmed, bundled, and stacked with large ends toward curb. Bundles may not exceed 50 lbs. Brush will be collected at the rate of 1 cubic yard per pickup day. For larger jobs, Republic Services offers chipping services to Arlington residents. For rates and scheduling, call 817-317-2000.

Leaves should be placed in bags at the curb for pickup on regular garbage days. Leaves will be collected at a rate of 1 cubic yard per service day until everything has been collected.

Storm Debris: the City of Arlington does not provide special collection and chipping services for tree limbs resulting from storm damage.

Take the following to the ARLINGTON LANDFILL (Address & Location Map), they will NOT be picked up at the curb:

    • Free Landfill Coupon Printgrass clippings
    • dirt
    • rock
    • concrete
    • bricks
    • tires
    • or other waste building materials.

Hazardous Waste

Take the following to the Environmental Collection Center, they will NOT be picked up at the curb:

    • paint
    • oil
    • chemicals
    • or other flammable or volatile substances.

Bulky items such as furniture, appliances and other large household items

Is the item still in usable condition?  Consider donating it!

If it is not, please call Republic Services at 817-317-2000 to schedule a pickup on your next regularly scheduled collection day. Please place curbside with your regular trash.

*Bulky item pickup includes items such as sofas, chairs, tables, appliances, old carpet and old fencing. 

Carpet and/or fencing must be cut into 4 foot lengths and weigh less than 50lbs when rolled or bundled. Bulk items will be collected at a rate of 1 cubic yard per service day (about the size of a small office desk).  If you need to dispose of several bulky items at once, please utilize one of your two free annual landfill coupons and take these items directly to the Arlington Landfill.

Garbage Pickup Days

Holiday Garbage & Recycling Schedule

Garbage and recycling will not be picked up on:

    • New Year’s Day
    • Fourth of July
    • Labor Day
    • Thanksgiving Day (No makeup day)
    • Christmas

Refuse Rate

Click here for current rates and fees.

Questions about your garbage pickup days?
Please call Republic Waste at 817-317-2000.