Solid Waste Management Department (SWMD)


City of Houston 

Harry J. Hayes, Director Annise D. Parker, Mayor

For more information, please contact:

Sandra Jackson 
(713) 837-9164 office 




Independence Day Holiday Solid Waste Management Department (SWMD) July 4, 2014 Ė July 5, 2014


Friday, July 4, 2014 (INDEPENDENCE DAY)
No Collection Today. SWMD facilities closed. Neighborhood Depositories and the Westpark Recycling Center Closed.


Saturday, July 5, 2014
Friday's Garbage, Curbside Recycling, Yard Waste, 1st Friday Tree Waste Collected Today. Regular SWMD Facility Operating Schedule.


Residents may check online at for the 2014 Holiday Collection Schedule or may call 3-1-1, the City of Houstonís Customer Service Hotline for information. To receive periodic e-mails from Mayor Annise D. Parker and the City of Houston on specific topics of interest, log onto and register with CitizensNet by clicking on the CitizensNet graphic.



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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.