Collection in Oak Ridge North
The City contracts with Waste Management of Houston to manage and operate its solid waste collection and disposal services.
Residential Customer Service Center - 800-800-5804 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Household garbage collection is on Mondays. Please have your waste at the curb by 7:00 AM on Monday. Household waste and yard waste are collected at the curb and is limited to the City of Oak Ridge North trash cart.
IMPORTANT: Waste collection will be limited to the City of Oak Ridge North trash cart- no additional bags unless tagged. If you have extra trash, tags can be purchased from City Hall. You can also purchase additional cart service if necessary.
Bulky or heavy items will be collected on the first Monday of the month, with a limit of four (4) cu. yd. Acceptable items include: moving boxes, household furniture, etc. Refrigerators, freezers, and appliances with CFC refrigerant will NO longer be accepted. Carpet is NO longer accepted. If you have more bulk than just Monday pick up, considering using Waste Management's Bagster Program.
Branches and tree trimmings are required to be no greater than three inches in diameter, cut, tied, and bundled in four-foot lengths weighing no more than forty to fifty pound.
Please see the Waste Management Schedule and Pickup Information flyer for more information!
Instructions for Trash Pick Up (Updated October 2017)
Recycling Instructions (2019)
No Glass Recyling (Updated September 2018)Get Started-Basics of Recycling (Updated September 2018)
Most Common Contaminants (Updated September 2018)
Waste Management- Letter from the Mayor (September 2017)
Waste Management does not pick up construction debris with their residential service but will provide a roll-off container for construction sites at market prices for the area. Contact Waste Management at 713-686-6666 or 1-800-553-1902.
2017 Hurricane-Disaster Newsletter