Household Garbage


Collected:
 Twice weekly
 
Collection days:
 Monday/Thursday or Tuesday/Friday (see map)
 
Pick-up location:
 Place garbage at the alley or the front curb depending on your area
 
Weight limit:
 Bags or containers should not exceed 50 lbs.
 
What to use:
 Plastic bags designed for garbage (minimum 2mm thickness) or garbage cans no larger than 32 gallons
 
Do not use:
 Oil drums, grocery sacks, boxes or small pails


Special Notice:

Mesquite City Code Section 14-35(f) states: "It shall be unlawful for solid waste and recyclable materials to be placed out for collection earlier than 5:30 p.m. the day before scheduled pickup and later than 7:30 a.m. the day of scheduled pickup; except that placement later than 7:30 a.m. shall be permitted if it is ascertained that collection along the street or alley has not yet occurred. Containers should be removed from the curb line no later than 8:00 p.m. of the day in which collection occurs."