Solid Waste

Holiday Schedule

View 2023 holiday schedule for residential trash collection2023 KSW Holiday Schedule

Curbside Bulk Trash Collection services

For fee information about bulk, brush, yard waste and reloads for residential and commercial customers, please view the City’s full Fee Schedule (Solid Waste information begins on page 19).

Curbside Bulk Collection Resumes(PDF)


  • The Solid Waste Office is open with social distancing practices in place.  The public is encouraged to conduct business by phone, email and web to the extent possible.

Killeen Drop-Off Recycling Services

The City of Killeen has added three locations to improve recycling convenience for residents. Recycling trailers are at the Clear Creek water tower at 6520 Clear Creek Road Monday trough Friday, near Killeen Rodeo Grounds at 3201 S. WS Young Drive and 2906 E. Rancier Avenue Monday through Friday.

Recyclers can take all types of paper, #1 and #2 plastics, steel, tin and aluminum cans and cardboard boxes. Details and instructions are printed on the recycling trailers.

Materials not accepted include household garbage, plastics #3 through #7, plastic shopping bags, Styrofoam, wax-lined containers such as milk cartons and juice boxes.

Killeen Recycling Center and Killeen Transfer Station accept the materials listed above. 

The Recycling Center is located at 111 E. Avenue F and is open Monday - Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  The Transfer Station is located at 12200 State Highway 195 and is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Wednesday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Solid Waste Orange Tag

If a resident sees one of these on their trash can, we ask that all citizens do their part to help out our hard-working Solid Waste employees as they work to keep Killeen clean.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide the highest quality solid waste service every day for everyone!Truck Collecting Waste on Street