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 Recycling Simplified 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 Garbage & Recycling Schedule

Thanksgiving Schedule - Thursday, November 26, 2020


Service normally provided on Thursday will shift to Friday and Friday will shift to Saturday.

Christmas Schedule - Friday, December 25, 2020


Service normally provided Monday through Thursday will operate as usual, Friday will shift to Saturday.

New Years Schedule - Friday, January 1, 2021


Service normally provided Monday through Thursday will operate as usual, 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