Trash & Recycling Services

Trash and recycling services for are provided by Waste Management (972-315-5400). Trash and recycling are collected once per week, and bulk items and brush are collected once per month. Use the tool below to find your collection schedule and sign up for reminders and service alerts.

Click on the links below to find more details about trash, recycling, brush and bulk, and other waste services, or download the 2021 Trash & Recycling Brochure in English or Spanish

Trash Service

Trash and recycling are collected once per week in the cart with the green lid. Click here for more details and cart placement instructions.

Recycling Service

Click here to learn more about how and what to recycle in Cedar Hill.

Bulk & Brush

Bulk items and brush are collected together in one pile once per month. Click here to learn more. 

DIY Disposal (Landfill Access)

Once per quarter at no cost, residents may take materials such as fencing, brush, construction trash etc.  to the Waste Management landfill located at 1201 North Central Avenue, in Ferris, TX. The maximum quantity for disposal at no charge is three (3) cubic yards per visit.

Residents will need to present their most recent utility bill and a driver's license with the same address shown on the bill. The landfill is open from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and on Saturdays from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m. 

Call Waste Management for more information at 800-772-8653.

Hazardous Waste

Waste Management will not collect solid or liquid hazardous waste, including paint, pesticides, motor oil, solvents, televisions or computers, and explosive items. The City of Cedar Hill offers hazardous waste collection, electronics recycling, and paper shredding events quarterly. Residents can also drop off hazardous items at the Mansfield Environmental Collection Center. Visit for more information.

Holiday & Inclement Weather Make-up Days

Waste Management observes three holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day. When trash pickup is missed due to a holiday or inclement weather, service schedules for that week may be affected.

For 2021, the only holiday that will impact service is Thanksgiving. Those normally serviced on Thursday, November 25, will be collected on Friday, November 26 and those normally collected on Friday, November 26 will be collected on Saturday, November 27.