Use the Landfill

The City of Laredo Solid Waste Services encourages to use the landfill when disposing large amounts of waste.

Documents accepted as proof of residency:
• Valid Texas Driver’s License
• Current water bill with the same address as your ID

Landfill Hours of Operation:
Monday through Saturday  | 8am - 5pm

Pick-up trucks hauling a trailer must enter the landfill 30 minutes before closing. 18 Wheelers must enter the landfill before 2:30 p.m.

Customer Service

Trash Pickup - (956) 796-1098
Landfill - (956) 795-2515
Administration - (956) 795-2510
Address - 6912 HWY 359

NEW BRUSH AND BULKY ITEM COLLECTION SERVICE

 

RATES

 

Brush and Bulky Item Collection Service starts January 8th, 2018.

 

Accumulations of clean brush may be picked up by the City’s Brush and Bulky Item Collection Service for the following fees:

           Up to 5 cubic yards……………………………………$35.00 Minimum Charge

           Each additional cubic yard or portion thereof ……..$ 7.00

 

Construction and demolition debris (wood, sheetrock, carpet, siding, etc.) and other non-putrescible waste:

          Up to 5 cubic yards……………………………………$55.00 Minimum Charge

          Each additional cubic yard or portion thereof ……..$ 11.00

 

Bulky Items, such as used appliances, furniture, and mattresses may be picked up by the City’s Brush and Bulky Item Collection Service for a fee of $15.00 for the first item, $10.00 for a second item, and $5.00 for each subsequent item, for each service request.

 

Brush and Bulky Item Collection Service fees must be paid in advance of the service being performed.

 

HOW TO PLACE YOUR BRUSH AND BULKY ITEMS

 

 

Customer must place all brush, debris, or bulky items at least 10 ft. away from any large objects such as parked cars, mailboxes, telephone connection boxes, water meters, fences, walls, overhead power lines and overhanging trees, etc.
Brush, debris, and bulky items must be accessible from the street and shall not be collected from within private property.
Brush, debris, and bulky items shall not be placed in such a manner so as to create a hazardous condition such as blocking sidewalks, or on the street surface.

 


 

THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE PROHIBITED FROM THE CITY'S BRUSH AND BULKY ITEM SERVICE

 

(a) Electronic waste including, but not limited to, televisions, monitors, and computer equipment;

(b) Batteries, car parts, items with internal combustion engines;

(c) Items with a title;

(d) Paints, solvents, motor oil, or any other liquid;

(e) Rocks, concrete, asphalt, gravel, or dirt;

(f) Whole trees greater than three inches in diameter; or

(g) Any other wastes considered to be hazardous or Universal Waste.


 

FORMULA TO MEASURE A PILE OF BRUSH TO GET CUBIC YARDS.

LENGTH X WIDTH X HEIGHT = TOTAL

TOTAL DIVIDED BY  27 EQUALS TO CUBIC YARDS.

 

EXAMPLE PICTURE: LENGTH 15' X WIDTH 3' X HEIGHT 3' = 135 TOTAL

DIVIDE TOTAL OF 135 BY 27 = 5 CUBIC YARDS

 

 

For more information call 3-1-1 or 796-1098.