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Trash & Recycling
Westlake Trash & Recycling Schedule
The Town of Westlake contracts with Republic Services for our trash & recycling services.
Pick-up is every FRIDAY (except during Thanksgiving & Christmas, when it may move to Saturday).
Bulk pick-up on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month.
If you require additional trash carts, there will be a charge of $5.33 per month. Additional recycling carts are free.
If you have a broken or missing cart, believe your trash was not picked up, or have questions or concerns, please contact your Public Works Assistant at 817.490.5732 or email Dianna in Public Works.
Here is Republic’s Guide for Trash & Recycling Pick-up
Notes from Republic Services regarding Bulk Pick-up:
Basic Bulk: Furniture, old mattresses, TVs, wooden fence panels (cut in half), carpet (placed in four-foot rolls). All items must weigh 50 pounds or less.
Appliances: Republic will pick up one appliance per trip. Items containing refrigerant must have Freon removed and tagged by a licensed professional. Please remove the doors from appliances like refrigerators and washing machines.
Yard Waste: Brush must be cut, tied, and bundled. Tree branches must be no larger than 4" in diameter, bundled in lengths no greater than 4’, and weigh no more than 50 pounds each. Grass will be picked up if bagged or in a personal container. Please place all materials in bundles, bags, or containers.
Non-Acceptable items: Construction materials, swimming pool filters & chemicals, automotive parts, concrete, sand, dirt, gravel, rock, large trees uncut or bundled, batteries, tires, paint, hazardous waste, and chemicals are NOT accepted.
2023 Fall Cleanup: October 7th
Posted February 27, 2023
This year's Fall Cleanup event is scheduled for Saturday, October 7th. The Town of Westlake will provide 2 large dumpsters for bulk waste, electronics recycling, shredding truck, & a hazardous waste drop-off truck. This is a great time to schedule your neighborhood cleanups!
2023 Holiday Trash Schedule
Posted January 11, 2023
Thanksgiving: Service will move forward one day to Saturday, November 25th.
Christmas: Service will run as scheduled on Friday.
New Year: Service will run as scheduled on Friday.