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Normal Trash Pickup for July 4th Holiday

There will be no change to Waste Management trash services during the upcoming 4th of July holiday.  We will continue with normal trash schedule.

Trash / Recycling Service

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WM-Logo-PNGThe City of Conroe contracts with Waste Management to provide cost effective, and efficient service.  The current plan for service includes:

  • Once a week automatic service for trash, utilizing a 96 gallon cart with a green lid. Click here to view your TRASH collection schedule.
  • Once a week automatic service for recyclables, utilizing a 96 gallon cart with a yellow lid. Any recycle cart with non acceptable items will experience a service delay. Click here to view your RECYCLE collection schedule.
  • Once per month manual collection of yard trimmings and bulky trash. Click here to view your BULK collection schedule.
  • All collections must be at the curb no later than by 6:30 a.m. on your service day.
  • The City of Conroe has NEW Garbage and Recycling Rates effective October 1, 2017.  Click here to view the new rates.

Service Guidelines – Trash / Recycle

  • All trash and recycle items must be placed at the curb no later than 6:30 a.m. on your service day.
  • The lids on both trash and recycle carts must be closed to ensure litter free service. Debris must not exceed the lid of the cart or you may experience a delay in service.
  • All customers must use approved cart provided by Waste Management.
  • Allow 4 feet between each cart and other surrounding items to allow space for the automated vehicle to safely service your containers.
  • Each cart has a weight limit of 175 lbs.
  • NO construction debris or household hazardous waste will be accepted in Trash or recycle carts. Please click here for acceptable items.
  • All excess trash must be bagged and tagged with tags available at the City of Conroe Utility Billing Department. Every bag of tagged excess trash must not exceed 50 pounds.
  • For more information on Waste Management Recycling efforts, please click here.  

Service Guidelines – Bulk Waste (Monthly Service)

  • All bulk items must be placed at the curb no later than 6:30 a.m. on your service day.
  • Bulk Service will be provided once per month. Please click here to review the bulk service schedule by day.
  • Bulk waste refers to appliances, furniture and other large household items to large for normal weekly collection.
  • No single item shall weigh more than 50 lbs.
  • All bulk is to be placed in front of the paying residents house, and within 3 feet of the roadway. To avoid service disruption keep at least 50 feet of space open in front of bulky items left for removal.
  • NO construction debris, household hazardous waste, concrete, bricks, roofing, vehicles or parts, oils, antifreeze, computers, televisions, household waste, dirt, and lumber will be accepted in bulk services.
  • Carpet is only collected in 4 foot tied bundles. 
  • Refrigerators, freezers and AC units must be Freon Free and certified by a certified technician. 
  • To avoid service disruption keep at least 50 feet of space open in front of bulky items. 
  • Please click here for acceptable / non-acceptable items on bulk services.
  • For more information on Waste Management Recycling efforts, please click here.

Holiday Schedule

No collection of City of Conroe trash, recyclables, or bulky items on the following weekday holidays :

1. Thanksgiving Day
2. Christmas Day
3. New Years Day

Waste Management will resume services on the day after the holiday. Trash and recycling services will be delayed by 1 day if falls on weekday holiday. For instance, if holiday is on a Monday, Mondays service would then occur on Tuesday and Tuesdays service will occur on Wednesday, etc. Households with Friday service that is effected by a weekday celebrated holiday will receive service on a Saturday.

For all other holidays, please place your carts at the curb on your scheduled service day by 6:30 a.m. to avoid service disruptions.

Missed Services or Unresolved Service Issues

  • To determine a Service day, please click here or contact Waste Management at 1-800-800-5804.
  • To schedule a cart repair/replacement, please call Waste Management at 1-800-800-5804
  • To report a missed service, please call Waste Management at 1-800-800-5804.
  • To add an extra cart to your existing account please call the Utility Billing office at 936-522-3170.
  • To report unresolved service issues, please contact the The City of Conroe Utility Billing Department at 936-522-3170.

     

Most Frequent Asked Questions

Click here for a list of the Most Frequent Asked Questions.  Click here for Spanish version.

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