Georgetown Recycle & Solid Waste

Residential Solid Waste Services

The City of Georgetown provides landfill and single stream recycling collection services through a contract with Texas Disposal Systems (TDS).

City residents have weekly curbside landfill disposal and bi-weekly recycling services. Collection trucks run from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Residents have a choice of:

a 35-gallon rolling cart (36″H x 24″W x 20″D),

65-gallon rolling cart (42″H x 26″W x 28″D),

95-gallon rolling cart (46″ H x 28″W x 34″D) (default)

Residents who live outside the city limits may choose to have City service.

Contact Georgetown Customer Care at (512) 930-3640 or email to:

    • Request New Service
    • Request a Change in Service
    • Request Bag Tags
    • Add an Additional Trash or Recycling Cart
    • Report Broke or Defective Carts
    • Register for Household Hazardous Waste Events, or;
    • Register a Complaint

Contact Texas Disposal Systems at 512-930-1715 for:

    • Missed Trash or Recycling Pick-Up
    • Schedule Bulky Waste Pick-Up

Residential Solid Waste Collection

  • The cart must be placed at the curb for collection by 7:00 a.m. on your collection day.
  • Residents must fit all materials inside their cart. Plastic trash bags or bundles of garbage outside the cart must have a Bag Tag in order to be collected.  Bag Tags are available for a fee from the Utility Billing office located at 300-1 Industrial Blvd, 512-930-3640.
  • No hazardous materials (any items with a warning label) are allowed inside your cart.
  • Bag Tags are not necessary paper bagged yard trimmings
  • Residents may place yard trimmings inside their cart but if collected along with your regular trash pick-up, they are taken to the landfill. In order to ensure your yard waste is recycled, see Yard Trimmings.
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