Trash & Recycling Services

The city contracts with Republic Services to provide solid waste and recycling collection. The city provides consolidated billing for this service with the water bill. The current contract runs until December 31, 2020.

To reach Republic Services you may call 817-332-7301 or visit Republic Services.

Trash Collection Schedule


West of Central Drive

    
  • Twice a week trash pick up is Monday and Thursday    
  • Recycle pick up will be on Thursday    

East of Central Drive


  • Twice a week trash pick up is Tuesday and Friday
  • Recycle pick up will be Friday
Trash Schedule Map

Bulk Trash Pick Up


Republic Services will also collect, at no additional charge, kitchen items, household/bedroom furniture, household appliances, hot water heaters, etc.

Brush and limbs will be picked up when securely tied in small bundles not exceeding four (4) feet in length or 50 pounds in weight and placed at curbside with regular garbage. For non-bundled items stacked curbside, call Republic Services for the fee.

CITY OF BEDFORD FREE LANDFILL DAYS AT REPUBLIC SERVICES
Click to view the schedule of free trash dumping days and directions (PDF).

Recycling Resources


For more recycling information, please visit the Time to Recycle website.

For information on recycling TVs, visit the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) website.

City Ordinances


To help Republic Services serve you better and to comply with city ordinances, please do not place trash and recycling materials at the curb before 6:00p.m. on the evening prior to your regular trash/recycling day, and always have your trash and recycling materials at the curb before 7:00a.m. on your scheduled days. Only tied and bundled brush can be collected. Plastic bags may be placed inside garbage cans of up to 32 gallons in size to protect against wildlife and elements, but must be tied and able to be lifted easily from the container.

When not in use, please place garbage and recycling containers behind fences, walls, shrubbery or vegetation to be screened from public view.

Holiday Trash Schedule


Thanksgiving Schedule - Thursday, November 28, 2019


Service will run one day behind throughout the holiday week, beginning with services scheduled for the holiday. Normal Thursday trash and/or recycling collection will shift to Friday, November 29. Normal Friday trash and/or recycling collection will shift to Saturday, November 30.

Christmas Schedule - Wednesday, December 25, 2019


Service will run one day behind throughout the holiday week, beginning with services scheduled for the holiday. Service normally provided on Monday and Tuesday will operate as usual, Wednesday will shift to Thursday, Thursday will shift to Friday and Friday will shift to Saturday.

New Years Schedule - Wednesday, January 1, 2020


Service will run one day behind throughout the holiday week, beginning with services scheduled for the holiday. Service normally provided on Monday and Tuesday will operate as usual, Wednesday will shift to Thursday, Thursday will shift to Friday and Friday will shift to Saturday.

Contract Fees

Solid Waste Collection

Date Fee
May 1, 2015 $7.70
May 1, 2017 $7.98
May 1, 2019 $8.28

Recycle Collection

Date Resident Fee
Senior Fee
May 1, 2015 $3.78 $3.21