Trash and Recycling

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The City of Hurst contracts with Republic Services/Allied Waste for collection of garbage and recycling. Garbage has to be at the curb (on the house side of the curb not in the gutter) in a trash bag or contained in a trash can by 7 a.m. on collection days to ensure pickup. However, solid waste cannot be placed out more than twelve (12) hours prior to the pickup day. Tree limbs must be bundled together in bundles no longer than 4 feet and must not weigh more than 50 pounds.

  • Residents north of Hwy 121, will receive garbage collection service weekly, Monday and Thursday. Recycle pick-up will be on Monday.
  • Residents south of Hwy 121, will receive garbage collection service weekly, Tuesday and Friday. Recycle pick-up will be on Tuesday.

City Ordinance No. 2339, AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 9.5 OF THE HURST CODE OF ORDINANCES, ENTITLED GARBAGE; REFLECTING RATE INCREASE REQUEST FOR SERVICES PROVIDED BY ALLIED WASTE SERVICES; PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY, is available for viewing.

Hurst Holiday Pick Up Schedule 2017

Memorial Day:  
Monday, May 29, 2017   
Monday - Pickup as regularly scheduled
Independence Day:
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Tuesday- Pickup as regularly scheduled 
Labor Day:
Monday, September 4, 2017
Monday - Pickup as regularly scheduled
Thanksgiving Day:
Thursday, November 23, 2017

Normal Thursday trash and/or recycling collection will shift to Friday, November 24, 2017

Normal Friday trash and/or recycling collection will shift to Saturday, November 25, 2017

Christmas Day:
Monday, December 25, 2017

Service normally provided on Monday will shift to Tuesday and Thursday will shift to Friday.

New Year's Day:
Monday, January 1, 2018 

Service normally provided on Monday will shift to Tuesday and Thursday will shift to Friday. 

Service normally provided on Tuesday will shift to Wednesday and Friday will shift to Saturday.

  Garbage Service Guidelines:
  • Garbage has to be at the curb (on the house side of the curb not in the gutter) in a trash bag or contained in a trash can. Total weight of garbage and container cannot exceed 50 pounds.
  • Bulky objects for garbage collection can be placed with regular garbage on your normal pickup day. Bulky items include furniture, bedsprings, televisions, washer/dryer, etc.
  • Tree limbs and brush must be bundled, no longer than four feet in length and not to exceed fifty pounds.
  • Special pickup for loose brush can be arranged by calling Republic Services/Allied Waste at 817-332-7301.
  • Hazardous material will not be accepted.
  • Read the complete Sanitation Service Guidelines and Recycling Guidelines.

Recycling - How It Works

Each household is provided a recycle bin for recycling. Acceptable materials may be combined in the bins and placed curbside once per week.

  • Residents who reside north of Hwy 121 will have their recyclable items collected on Monday.
  • Residents who reside south of Hwy 121 will have their recyclable items collected on Tuesdays.

For any other sanitation needs, please contact Republic Services/Allied Waste at 817-332-7301, ext #7 and ask to speak with a Customer Service Representative for residential or commercial service. Download information page.

Recyclable Goods

Items/Materials that may be included in the recyclable materials collected:

  • Office paper
  • Plastic bags including grocery bags
  • Newsprint
  • Magazine
  • Aluminum beverage cans
  • Steel/Tin cans
  • Glass; clear, brown or green
  • HDPE & PET plastic bottles #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #7
  • Household paper products to include junk mail, envelopes, cereal boxes, cardboard, chipboard, and telephone books

No RecyclingUnacceptable Materials - The following items are not recyclable:

  • Styrofoam
  • Aluminum foil
  • Car tires (see below)
  • Yard waste
  • Disposable diapers
  • Waxed cartons
  • Kitchen waste
  • Wood
  • Plate glass
  • Ceramic
  • Mirrors
  • Light bulbs
  • Bubble wrap
  • Paper and cardboard products that are wet or contaminated with food waste

Republic Services/Allied Waste Opens Access to New Landfill - for Hurst Residents Only


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The City of Hurst awarded Allied Waste Services its solid waste collection and recycling contract in October 2003. Through the duration of the contract, Hurst residents will have free access to the Republic Waste Services of Texas Ltd dba Arlington Landfill on the second Saturday of February through November from 7:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. See dates below.

Location: 800 Mosier Valley Rd, Arlington, Tx. 817-354-2300 (Scale house) or 817-354-2305. Directions are given below.

This access will be granted to Hurst residents to dispose of any non-hazardous materials for free. Residents must present their current drivers license or photo identification, or current Hurst water bill. For more information, please call Republic Services/Allied Waste at (817) 332-7301. 

Service does not include the disposal of hazardous waste or non-compact-able waste. 

 

Free Landfill Dates for 2017

 February 11 July 8
 March 11 August 12
 April 8
September 9
 May 13 October 14
 June 10 November 11

Directions to Facility

  • From Hurst head East on Highway 183 (DFW - Airport Highway)
  • Exit Highway 183 onto FM 157 (Industrial Dr - exit); turn South (right);
  • Proceed 1.2 miles on FM 157 to Mosier Valley Road;
  • Turn West (right) on Mosier Valley Road;
  • Proceed 150' on Mosier Valley Road and turn left into the Arlington Landfill Facility Entrance

Directions inside the Facility

  • Proceed approximately 100' on the asphalt road and turn right onto the concrete road... this road will lead you to the Scale-house.
  • Proceed onto the vehicle scale One vehicle at a time pulling up to the teller window (Please present your Picture ID and/or Water Bill to the scale attendant).
  • The scale attendant will provide you with a transaction ticket or ID card and direct you to the Convenience Center to off load your materials.
  • Exit the scale & proceed to Convenience Center or alternate location as directed by the Scale Attendant.
  • A Spotter at the Convenience Center will direct you to the appropriate off loading area(s).
  • When you have completed unloading all of your material return from the Convenience Center to the Scale-house along the same route.
  • Proceed onto the vehicle scale located on the opposite side of the scale house building used when entering to complete your transaction.
  • When you have completed your transaction, drive off the scale and follow the same route utilized to enter the facility in the opposite direction.

Google Maps directions to the Arlington Landfill Facility Entrance

  • Allan Saxe Pkwy and Mosier Valley Rd, Arlington, TX

Note:  Arlington Landfill can accept residents from 7:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

No Charge service is limited to individual Homeowner waste delivered in car or pick up size loads or 8' long trailers, larger loads or commercial business loads will be charged a fee. 

Service does not include the disposal of Hazardous Waste.

Environmental Collection Center (ECC) in Fort Worth

Hazardous materials may be disposed of at the Environmental Collection Center in Fort Worth. Citizens with a Hurst address on their driver’s license or a current water bill may take those hard-to get-rid-of items such as aerosol cans, old paint, batteries, and used motor oil to the ECC and leave them with a highly trained professional staff for proper disposal or reuse, free of charge. The Environmental Collection Center (ECC) in Fort Worth is located at 6400 Bridge St. near I-30 and Loop 820. For more information call the ECC at 817-871-5257.

Attention: This service is free to the Citizens of Hurst; however, the City is charged per disposal, whether it is a single can of paint or 50 cans. As a result, we ask that you collect several items within your household or with your neighbors to dispose of at the Collection Center.

Disposal of Oil and Tires

Listed below are locations of businesses located within Hurst that accept oil and tires. Please note that each location has some restrictions. Please bring your waste oil and tires during normal business hours. Download list.

Local Deposit Sites for Oil or Filters
AutoZone 208 W Pipeline Rd. 817-282-2901 up to 20 qts.
Firestone 1233 Melbourne Rd. 817-595-1866 up to 5 qts.
Freeman Toyota 204 NE Loop 820 817-589-6000 up to 5 qts.
Kwik Car Oil Change 108 Harwood Rd. 817-788-5945 up to 8 qts.
O’Reilly’s Auto Supply 801 W Pipeline Rd. 817-282-4487 up to 20 qts.
Texas Oil Exchange 1841 Precinct Line 817-577-1910 up to 16 qts. and 2 filters
Local Deposit Sites for Tires
D & W Tire Company 301 W Bedford Euless 817-282-7407 $2 per tire
Discount Tire Co. 1364 W Pipeline Rd. 817-595-1912 $2.50 per tire
Firestone 1233 Melbourne Rd. 817-595-1866 $2 per tire
Freeman Toyota 204 NE Loop 820 817-589-6000 no fee
Hurst Tire Service 608 Grapevine Hwy 817-485-726 $2 per tire
Kauffman Tire of Hurst 908 Grapevine Hwy 817-498-3328 $2 per tire, limit of 8

 

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