Solid Waste Management Department

Solid Waste Management Department (SWMD) Collection and Facility Schedule for Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday January 19, 2015

City of Houston 


Harry J. Hayes, Director Annise D. Parker, Mayor
For more information, please contact:
City of Houston Solid Waste Management
Sandra Jackson 
(832) 393-0487 office 

Irma Reyes 
(832) 393-0475 office 


Monday, January 19, 2015 (MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY) - CITY HOLIDAY: No collection services today. SWMD facilities closed. Neighborhood Depositories and Westpark Recycling Center closed.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - Monday's Garbage, Curbside Recycling, Yard Waste, 3rd Monday and 3rd Tuesday's Tree Waste Collected today. Neighborhood Depositories closed. Westpark Recycling Center re-opens.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - Tuesday's Garbage, Curbside Recycling, Yard Waste and 3rd Wednesday's Tree Waste Collected Today. Neighborhood Depositories re-open.

Thursday, January 22, 2015 - Regular SWMD operations schedule resumes today.

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 https://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.