Solid Waste Management Department
City of Houston Hosts Mobile B.O.P.A Event at Kingwood Metro Park and Ride
on Saturday, April 30, 2016
|NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||March 29, 2016|
City of Houston
|Harry J. Hayes, Director||Sylvester Turner, Mayor|
|For more information, please contact:
City of Houston Solid Waste Management
|City of Houston Cancelled B.O.P.A.
Due to the National Weather Service Issuing a Flash Flood Watch for the City of Houston and surrounding areas from Friday April 29 through Sunday May 1, the Kingwood BOPA event on Saturday April 30, 2016 has been CANCELLED. A new date will be set and announced in the coming weeks. Thank you for your understanding.
The City of Houston is holding a Batteries, Oil, Paint (latex only) and Antifreeze (B.O.P.A.) mobile collection event on
In addition to the B.O.P.A, residents may drop off scrap metal and large appliances. Large appliances include stoves, refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners.
This event provides a free and safe alternative for residents to rid their homes of potentially dangerous materials. Below is a list of acceptable and non-acceptable items for the April 30th collection event:
Residents may call 3-1-1, the City of Houston’s Customer Service Hotline for additional information or check online at www.houstonsolidwaste.org.
For more information about the City of Houston Solid Waste Management Department and its services, residents may check online at www.houstonsolidwaste.org, like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/houstonsolidwaste, follow us on twitter @houstontrash or call 3-1-1, the City of Houston’s Customer Service Hotline.
The Solid Waste Management Department provides solid waste service to the citizens of Houston through the collection, disposal and recycling of discarded material in a manner that is safe, efficient, environmentally sound and cost-effective.
SWMD Recycling Facilities
|April 23, 2016 - City Asks Residents to Remove Cars from Streets for Storm Debris Collections|
|April 18, 2016 - Collection Schedule Change Due To Flooding April 18, 2016|
|April 18, 2016 - Neighborhood Depositories Hours Change Due to Flooding|
|DISASTER DEBRIS COLLECTION|
|NEIGHBORHOOD DEPOSITORY/RECYCLING CENTERS|
|Neighborhood Depositories will be open 7 days a week from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm.|