Solid Waste Management Department Collection and Facility Schedule for Juneteenth

HOUSTON - Mayor Pro Tem Dave Martin would like to make residents aware of the collection and facility schedule changes for the upcoming Juneteenth federal holiday.

In observance of the federal holiday on Monday, June 19, collection services will be delayed from the scheduled service day. City of Houston Solid Waste Management Department asks all residents to review the holiday schedule below and leave their carts at the curb. Residents can follow SWMD on Facebook and Twitter and download the HTX Collects app for up-to-date information on our services.

Monday, June 19, 2023 (Juneteenth)

CITY HOLIDAY: NO COLLECTION SERVICES. All Solid Waste Facilities including the Neighborhood Depositories, Recycling Centers, and administrative offices will be closed.

Tuesday, June 20, 2023

Monday’s garbage, yard waste, and 3rd Monday bulk/junk waste collections will be serviced. All Solid Waste facilities will re-open and resume normal operating hours. Please note Monday and Tuesday B-Week recycling will be serviced on your next scheduled collection day, Monday July 3rd and Wednesday July 5th, 2023.

Wednesday, June 21, 2023

Tuesday’s garbage, yard waste, and 3rd Tuesday’s bulk/junk waste collections will be serviced.

Thursday, June 22, 2023

Thursday’s garbage, yard waste, and 3rd Wednesday’s bulk/junk waste collections will be serviced.

REMINDER: Delays in curbside recycling collection should be anticipated. Collection crews will work throughout the weekend to ensure services are provided on the designated collection week.

The District E Office will be closed on Monday, June 19, 2023.

For more information about SWMD and our services, visit us at, “LIKE” us on Facebook at, follow us on Twitter @HoustonTrash, download our app HTX Collects on Google Play or IOS Store to Never Miss an Update again!, email: [email protected] or call 3-1-1, the City of Houston’s Customer Service Helpline.


Garbage and recycling are provided by the City of Houston.  Pickup is curbside.

Service day is Tuesday.
Heavy trash is the second Thursday of each month.
Recycling is every other Tuesday.  (Use City of Houston website to determine if you are A or B week.)