Garbage and Recycling

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The City of Richland Hills contracts with Republic Waste Services. To report missed pickups or for questions about garbage and recycling services, please call 817-332-7301.


Collection Days

  • Garbage collection - Tuesdays and Fridays
  • Recycle collection - Fridays 


Residential Service is billed with your water and sewer bill.  Please contact Utility billing at 817-616-3770 with any questions

Commercial Service is billed directly by Republic Waste Services. Please contact Republic Services at 817-332-7301 with any questions.


Garbage and Recycle Container Placement

Containers should be placed at the curb no earlier than 7:00 p.m. the evening before collection, nor later than 7:00 a.m. the day of  collection.  Empty containers should be removed from curbside no later than 11:59 pm the day of collection. 


Bulk Waste Collections     

                          2019 SCHEDULED COLLECTION DATES:
     FEBRUARY 18;     MAY 20;     AUGUST 19;     OCTOBER 21.

PLACEMENT OF BULK WASTE: Per City Code, Items placed out for quarterly bulk pickup may be placed at the prescribed curbside location no earlier than the Saturday preceding the week before bulk pickup is to begin (nine days) and not later than 7:00 a.m. the scheduled day that bulk pickup begins (dates posted above).

Acceptable bulk waste: Furniture; appliances (no Freon allowed); small tree limbs & tree trimmings; brush; household items; bagged clothing; TV's; outdoor furniture & toys; fence panels & posts; etc.

NON-Acceptable bulk waste: Construction materials; concrete; rock; commercial waste; hazardous waste such as paints; fertilizers; pool chemicals; yard chemicals; medications; Freon; large un-cut trees, limbs and stumps, un-bagged debris such as paper; general trash and clothing.




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