Environmental Services

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CITIZEN COLLECTION STATIONS

INFORMATION

 
 
El Paso residents (No commercial business / contractors) can take trash, household hazardous waste, and bulky items to one of five public drop-off locations, known as Citizen Collection Stations, within the city. Trash is collected at the Citizen Collection Stations and then taken to the Greater El Paso Landfill for disposal. The Citizen Collection Stations also function as additional drop-off sites for recyclables, to complement the city's curbside recycling program.
Locations and Contact
Northeast:4501 Hondo Pass
(entance off of Stahala)
[map]
Central:2492 Harrison[map]
Westside:121 Atlantic[map]
Southside:4200 Delta[map]
Eastside:1034 Pendale[map]
 
PHONE: (915) 212-6000
Fees
None, to residents who pay monthly solid waste fees
(MUST PRESENT A RECENT EL PASO WATER UTILITY BILL WHICH IS DATED WITHIN THE LAST 3 MONTHS AND IDENTIFICATION MATCHING THE HOUSEHOLD ADDRESS)
Rules
  • Vehicle pulling a double-axle trailer or larger are not allowed
  • Unloading shall be done by resident (be prepared to dispose into a 7 feet high rolloff)

 
Hours of Operation:
  • 8AM to 4PM, Tuesday through Saturday
  • CCS may close or change operating hours because of Wind, Rain, or Snow events, please call (915) 212-6000 to check
  • Closed on: New Year’s day, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day & New Year's Eve
 
Acceptable Items
  • Household Trash
  • Bulky Items (Furniture, Appliances)
  • Tires Without Rims (limit 8 per year)
  • Yard Waste
  • Recyclable Materials
    Water Bill not required for recyclable materials in household quantities.
  • Used electronics
  • Household Hazardous Waste
    • Used Oil
    • Oil Filters
    • Paint
    • Solvents
    • Anti-Freeze
    • Toilet Bowl Cleaner
    • Pool Chemicals
    • Drain Cleaners
    • Fertilizers
    • Degreasers
    • Cleaning Fluids
    • Rust Removers
    • Furniture Polish
    • Pesticides/Herbicides
    • Fluorescent bulbs
    • Charcoal lighter
    • Cooking oil
    • Syringes
This program is intended for household materials, not for commercial or governmental entities.
 
Prohibited Waste
  • Commercial waste/debris
  • Dirt, rocks, roofing material
  • Radioactive waste
  • Industrial or agriculture waste
  • Explosives/ammunition
  • Business generated wastes
  • Commercial hazardous waste
 
Other disposal options
  • Greater El Paso Landfill (there is a $26/ton fee)
  • Call our special collections division for bulky pick-up or [click here]
Additional Information
Citizen Collection Stations Brochure
Citizen Collection Stations Brochure - Spanish
Frequently Asked Questions about Citizen Collection Sites
Paint Reuse Flyer
 
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