Acceptable Garbage

Republic Waste Services provides a "take all" service for residential garbage collection. Take all simply means they will collect almost all items placed on the curb as long as they are containerized in a can, bag or box or tied in bundles not to exceed 4 feet in length and 50 pounds in weight.

Stockade type fence panels must be cut into 4-by-6-foot sections or smaller. Loose pickets or slats must be tied and bundled.

For refrigerators, freezers and any appliance containing Freon, you must first have a technician remove the Freon and attach a Freon removal tag. Please call Republic and give them at least one day notice that a refrigerator that needs to be picked up.  

Please follow these procedures for disposing of needles and syringes.

Dirt, concrete, rocks, bricks and roofing shingles are not accepted. These items may be taken to the landfill, or you may call Republic Waste Services to arrange a special pickup at 817-317-2450.

Bulky Items

Bulky items such as furniture, stoves, water heaters, washers, dryers, dishwashers, etc. may be placed out on your normal collection days.

Hazardous Items

Please read about disposing of hazardous waste.

Excess Garbage (rates effective February 1, 2016)

To dispose of more than 4 cubic yards of waste, customers must contact Republic Waste Services to schedule a special pick up at 817-317-2450. Republic will collect and dispose of all waste over 4 cubic yards at the rate of $12.97 per cubic yard. For disposing of large amounts of tree limbs, a customer may also request a chipper service at a rate of $162.58 per hour (1 hour minimum charge).