Calling ahead to 512-990-6100 is recommended but not required.
Put up to six items curbside on any normal service day. Accepted items include chairs, couches, water softener tanks with salt removed, stoves, dishwashers, washers and dryers, gas grilled with the tanks removed, refrigerators*, freezers* and mattresses that are too large to put in the regular trash bin.
Bulk items are limited to 4 feet in length, 4 inches in diameter or 2 cubic yards (3'x3'x6').
Bundled brush and limbs are limited to 4 feet in length and must be securely fastened.
The standard trash truck will not pick up the item, a separate truck will be sent to retrieve the bulk item.
*Note: Any item containing freon must have it removed by a licensed technician and a certification sticker applied.
Not accepted: Hazardous waste, dirt, rock, tires, wood, fencing, carpeting, construction debris or material, and gas cylinders are not accepted curbside.
Remember that several appliances, tires, and batteries are accepted at the city's Recycle Center.