Residential and Commercial Hand Pick Up
Garbage Route Changes
Waste Management, the City’s solid waste contractor has added two additional garbage trucks to the City of Harker Heights residential and commercial hand pick up garbage collection routes. The additional trucks are necessary due to the growth of the City.
The garbage collection routes have been balanced to insure timely pickup and efficient service for our residents and commercial hand pick up customers.
Please note the map depicting the three collection routes.
• Residents and commercial hand pick up customers north of US-190 will have Wednesday/Saturday garbage collection.
• Residents and commercial hand pick up customers south of US-190 and west of Verna Lee Blvd or west of Stillhouse Lake Road will have Monday/Thursday garbage collection.
• Residents and commercial hand pick up customers south of US-190 and east of Verna Lee Blvd. or east of Stillhouse Lake Road will have Tuesday/Friday garbage collection.
The garbage collection route map is available on the city website by
The new garbage collection routes went into effect October 1, 2008.
Should you have questions, please call the Public Works Department at 953-5649.
2017 Holiday Garbage Collection Schedule
The 2017 Master Holiday Collection Schedule has been posted for the year. To view this schedule click the following link: 2017 Master Holiday Collection Schedule
2018 Holiday Garbage Collection Schedule
The 2018 Master Holiday Collection Schedule has been posted for the year. To view this schedule click the following link: 2018 Master Holiday Collection Schedule
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DISPOSAL
At Williamson County Recycle Center
The new Williamson County Recycle Center accepts Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) from residents in Bell, Travis, Burnet, Milam and Williamson counties.
The Williamson County Recycle Center (WCRC) is a commercial HHW facility located at 495 County Road 156, Georgetown. This business offers residents an outlet to safely and responsibly dispose of any household waste which should not be disposed in the household trash or through normal disposal means.
The WCRC is open on Thursday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 until noon, and by appointments Monday through Wednesday. T
he WCRC accepts household hazardous waste on a fee basis. The center accepts cash and credit cards, but not checks. Acceptable materials include poisons, toxics, caustics, corrosives, flammables, oxidizers, paints, solvents, mercury, and florescent lamps.
For additional information, call the
Williamson County Recycle Center at (512) 869-7287
Click here to view the Announcements page for a holiday schedule and other notices concerning solid waste disposal as they become available.