Schedule & Rates

The City of Lubbock Solid Waste Services department provides residential trash collection for the City of Lubbock. Billing is done through Lubbock Power and Light.

Residential Collection Schedule

Solid Waste Pick-Up Days MapNormally, each residential dumpster is collected twice per week. Dumpsters that serve less than two homes will be collected only once-per-week throughout the year.

Collection days for twice per week collection are usually Monday/Thursday, or Tuesday/Friday (click map for collection day detail). During periods of bad weather, high winds or rain, collection frequency may be reduced.

Residential Collection Rate
Monthly Rate: $16.25 plus sales tax


The Solid Waste Services department observes the following City-observed holidays: Collections following City-observed holidays will be picked up one day later than regular collection. For example, if normal collection day is Monday, collection day will slide to Tuesday.