Recycling & Garbage

Garbage

Residential garbage and recycling pick-up days are assigned by zone. Please view the Schedule (PDF) to determine your pick-up days. There will be no pickup on the following holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Recycling

Residential recycling is strongly encouraged, please refer to the Recycling Program for more information.

Commercial

Commercial waste services can be customized to fit your business needs, please contact us to provide you with a quote.

BULK WASTE PICK UP

Did you know?

The City of Schertz provides a Bulk Pickup for its residents up to 12 times a year. 

How does it work?

Bulk Pickup is only for residential customers with an active account. To set up a Bulk Pickup please call the Business Office at: (210) 619-1100. In addition, we will need a detailed list of items you will be placing out.

How much is Bulk Pickup?

Schertz allows twelve bulk pickups in a calendar year free for residential customers.

What is Bulky Waste?

Bulky Waste means: stoves, refrigerators with a freon evacuation certificate, water tanks, washing machines, furniture, carpet, fencing materials, more then ten bags of landscape waste or bundles of brush and other items of a similar nature that can be loaded by two employees in five (5) minutes or less, except construction debris, dead animals, hazardous waste or stable matter with weights or volumes greater than those allowed for trash collection containers.

What is not allowed?

Televisions, propane, construction material (of any kind), oil and paint must be dried completely. If you have any additional questions on what can and can not be placed out, please call the business office at (210) 619-1100.

What day will my pick up be?

Republic Services will pickup your scheduled bulk pick up on the second day of your trash day. Please Note: if you are once a week pickup, that will be your pickup day.

Ex: If you are Monday/Wednesday your bulk pickup will be on Wednesday.

Your Bulk Pickup will be scheduled a week in advance, and should be placed out before 7am the day of your scheduled pick up.

Bulk Pickup must be scheduled through the City of Schertz in order to be picked up by Republic Services. Please call (210) 619-1100 to schedule your Bulk Pickup.