Solid waste crews play an essential role in our community’s health, safety, and quality of life

Solid waste crews play an essential role in our community’s health, safety, and quality of life

Solid Waste and Recycling Workers Week is an ideal time for in-depth exploration of the essential daily services the City of College Station’s collection crews provide to our community. Their work touches every residential customer, apartment complex, and commercial entity each week – more than 41,000 accounts! Continue reading Solid waste crews play an essential role in our community’s health, safety, and quality of life

How you can help conquer unsightly curbside trash heaps during the annual  spring student exodus

How you can help conquer unsightly curbside trash heaps during the annual spring student exodus

May flowers typically follow April showers, but college towns usually face hills of couches and other furniture instead of wildflowers, especially near graduation. To ensure your next move is all roses, the Solid Waste Division recommends a short review of collection procedures and recycling and donation options. Continue reading How you can help conquer unsightly curbside trash heaps during the annual spring student exodus

Dispose of your household hazardous waste and old computers at Saturday’s spring collection event 

Dispose of your household hazardous waste and old computers at Saturday’s spring collection event 

Area residents are invited to participate in the spring Household Hazardous Waste and Computer Collection Event on Saturday from 7 a.m.–2 p.m. at the Texas A&M University General Services Building on Harvey Road. You can also donate new or used children’s books to Books and a Blanket. Continue reading Dispose of your household hazardous waste and old computers at Saturday’s spring collection event 

Why you should appreciate the dedicated trash collectors who keep our neighborhoods clean

Why you should appreciate the dedicated trash collectors who keep our neighborhoods clean

Solid Waste collection is an essential service that keeps our streets and neighborhoods clean and safe. As part of National Waste and Recycling Workers Week, we recognize our hard-working solid waste employees and offer our sincere appreciation for their steadfast dedication to our community. Continue reading Why you should appreciate the dedicated trash collectors who keep our neighborhoods clean

Household Hazardous Waste event set for April 24

Household Hazardous Waste event set for April 24

Area residents are invited to participate in the spring household hazardous waste collection event on Saturday, April 24, from 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Texas A&M University General Services Building parking lot. The entrance is on Harvey Road east of Veterans Park and Athletic Complex. You can also donate new or used children’s books to Books and a Blanket. Continue reading Household Hazardous Waste event set for April 24