Garbage Collection

Trash Pick-Up 

The City has a contract with Waste Connections for once per week collection of residential and small businesses trash. Bulky waste items such as old furniture and white goods such a stoves, washing machines and dryers can be set out along with regular household trash. Collection carts are provided and up to three 30-33 gallon bags can be set out each week. Download a copy of a map (PDF) showing collection days by street.

The city also provides a bulky waste collection site at the Public Works facility, which is located at:
301 Mill Avenue
Rockdale, TX 76567

You can drop off your bulk waste on weekdays from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m, except on holidays. For more information, please view our fee schedule (PDF).

Brush Pick-Up 

You may request for your brush / tree cuttings to be removed by calling City Hall at 512-446-2511 and asking for a price quote for the city to pick up the brush. You can pay for the service directly or have it added to your monthly water bill.

Stash Your Trash Day 

The city holds Stash Your Trash Day once a year for residents to dispose of bulky waste items, such as tree limbs, old furniture and appliances with Freon removed, at no charge. The city is not able to take tires, motor oil or hazardous materials during this event.  For more information, please view of citywide cleanup flier (PDF)