Recycling Collection Day - Wednesday

Please have the Waste Connections recycling bins out at the curb by 7 a.m. Recycling may be picked up anytime between 7-5 p.m.


  • Recycling bins must be loaded so as to weigh no more than 50 pounds.
  • Only the green Waste Connections bins will be collected. Please do not use any other containers provided by previous service companies.

Missed Collection

If you miss a collection day, please call Waste Connections at 817-222-2221.

Overflow Items

Recycling will only be picked up if it is in the recycling bin. If you need a second bin, you can pick one up for a one-time $5 charge. Please stop by the Utility Customer Service Department located in City Hall at 201 E. Main Street to pick one up.

Acceptable Items

Metal & Aluminum Cans

  • Rinse and drain your metal food cans composed of tin, steel or aluminum and place loose in your bin
  • It is not necessary to remove the label, but please remove the lids and all food waste


  • Rinse and place soft drink liter bottles and milk jugs in your bin
  • You may now also include No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, No. 4, No. 5 and No. 7 plastics
  • Shampoo bottles are accepted
  • Please remove all caps


  • Acceptable glass includes clear, brown and green bottles
  • Please remove all caps

Newspaper, Magazines and Catalogs

  • Place dry newspaper, magazines, catalogs and other paper items such as mail, paper bags or other paper in the bottom of your bin
  • Slick or glossy inserts are accepted with the newspaper
  • Please don’t put out on a rainy day
  • Be sure that the newspaper is secured so it doesn’t fly away

Unacceptable Items

Items that cannot be recycled

  • Aluminum foil
  • Butter tubs
  • Ceramics
  • Containers with openings as large as the container
  • Diapers
  • Large plastic buckets
  • Metal other than food and beverage cans
  • Mirrors
  • Notebook paper
  • Plastic bottles that have contained oil or petroleum by-products
  • Plate glass
  • Safety glass such as windshields
  • Scrap metal
  • Window glass