The City of Killeen is offering free excess waste collection to help residents clean up after the holidays. Excess trash will be picked up curbside on the first regular collection day following Christmas according to the following schedule:
Regular day Special collection day
Monday December 30
Tuesday December 31
Thursday December 26
Friday December 27
Excess trash may be placed in plastic bags no larger than 33 gallons or boxes no larger than eight cubic feet. All items must be at curbside by 7 a.m. on the special collection day and must be at least four feet away from the roll-out container.
This collection does not include bulky items like furniture, tires, construction waste or appliances. A fee will be assessed for those items.
Regular trash collection will not be affected by the holidays.
Killeen Transfer Station will be closed December 24 and 25 and January 1. Residents may dispose of up to 300 pounds of excess trash at the facility free one time per month.
Killeen Recycle Center will be closed December 24 and 25 and January 1. Killeen recycle trailers, located at 6520 Clear Creek Road and 3201 S. WS Young Drive, will remain open.