NEW: Curbside Recycling Program | Waste Connections
Bin Delivery Begins:  Thursday, February 15, 2018
Recyling Pickup Begins:  Monday, February 26, 2018
First Billing Begins:  Monday, March 5, 2018

For single-family homes that are currently on the city's Trash Collection Program

While regular trash pickup happens every week, the blue 95-gallon recycling containers will be emptied only every other week.

  • Cost per month per home is $2.50 for the first year
  • Cost after the first year is $3.25 per month
With the initial bin delivery, citizens will be provided a bag inside the container to include a recycling schedule, details about what can be recycled and other information about the program.

PICKUP TIME:  Please have carts outside at your curb by
7 a.m. on your pickup day.

NOTEBottle caps and plastic lids may be recycled, but WC asks they be removed from the bottles. If attached, the caps and lids shoot off during the compaction process and can be dangerous to workers.

Recycling Center - 1606 N. Main St. - Closing permanently on March 28, 2018

The drop-off site is open 24 hours a day/7 days a week. A bin from Abitibi is available for paper and newspaper and a separate one from Progressive Waste Solutions is for all other recyclables until March 28.

Items accepted:

  • Newspaper / magazines - no telephone books
  • Plastics - soda and water bottles, water jugs, etc., no plastic bags please
  • Aluminum Cans - please flatten, if possible
  • Tin Cans - no foil pie pans, siding, aerosol cans, or any scrap metal
  • Glass - includes glass beverage bottles
  • Cardboard - but frozen food boxes not accepted due to the food contamination

Not accepted


  • Plastic bags of any kind
  • Light bulbs
  • Broken glass of any kind and no flat glass such as car windshields, mirrors, or panes are accepted
  • Hazardous waste


Williamson County Recycling Information

  • Hutto Recycle Center (Waste Management)
    • 101 Landfill Road
      Hutto, TX 76574
    • 512-846-2756
    • Mon-Fri 7am - 5pm; Sat 7am- 12 noon
    • Most items accepted FREE of charge; check the website for details; no longer accepting televisions or monitors.
  • Williamson County Recycle Center is located between Weir and Granger and accepts most household hazardous chemicals FOR A FEE. They also accept plastics, paper, cardboard, phone books, and metal free if sorted. They DO NOT accept explosives, gas cylinders, pharmaceuticals or bio waste.
  • 495 CR156
  • 512-864-3240
  • Thurs. and Friday 8am to 5pm; Sat. 8am to 12 noon

  • Helios (ReGlue) has a location in Taylor and accepts computers to refurbish and distribute to children who cannot afford a computer or Internet access.
    • Reglue (The Helios Project)
      c/o Ken Starks
      307 Ferguson Street
      Taylor, Tx 76574