Solid Waste (Garbage)

Public Works oversees the collection and disposal of solid waste in accordance with the agreement between the City of Terrell and the solid waste contractor, Waste Connections.

Residential refuse is collected at curbside two days a week.  See solid waste collection map to determine your pick up days. (Please be sure your garbage is at the curb by 7 a.m. on collection days and containers removed after pickup.)

Pickup is limited to 15 bags, cans, and/or bundles on each collection day.

There is no garbage service on certain holidays. Refuse will be picked up on the next regularly scheduled collection day. These holidays include:

  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas
  • New Year’s Day