January 17, 2020

Contact: Jessica Beemer (832) 393-3008

Solid Waste Department Collection and 
Facility  Schedule  for Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
Houston, TX - Mayor Pro Tem Dave Martin would like to remind residents of the collection and facility schedule changes for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday .

Monday, January 20, 2020 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day): CITY HOLIDAY: NO COLLECTION SERVICES. All Solid Waste facilities are closed.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020: Monday's Garbage Collected, Monday's B - Week Curbside Recycling, 3rd Monday & 3rd Tuesday Tree Waste collected today. Westpark Recycling Center and Reuse Warehouse re-open. Neighborhood Depositories remains closed.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020: Tuesday's Garbage Collected, Tuesday's B - Week Curbside Recycling and Yard Waste collected today. Neighborhood Depositories re-open.

Thursday, January 23, 2020: Normal schedule resumes today.

For more information about the City of Houston Solid Waste Management Department and its services, residents may check online at, like the department on Facebook at, follow SWMD on twitter  @houstontrash or call 3-1-1 (713-837-0311), the City of Houston's Customer Service Hotline.

The District E Officwill be closed on Monday, January 20 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.