Residential Garbage Services

The City of Horseshoe Bay provides a weekly curbside trash pick-up service to residents. The City will provide each residence with one 96 gallon trash bin. 

Curbside recycling is not available at this time. Residents may drop off all recyclables at no cost to the Reclamation Center located at 301 FM 2381. For Information on what items are allowed and hours of operation, CLICK HERE.

Pick-Up Schedule 

Residential garbage is picked up each Monday in:
  • Horseshoe Bay North
  • Horseshoe Bay Proper
  • Horseshoe Bay South
Residential garbage is picked up each Wednesday in:
  • Multi-family Units



Residential garbage is picked up each Tuesday in:

  • Applehead
  • Applehead Island
  • Bay Country
  • Escondido
  • Horseshoe Bay West
  • Pecan Creek
  • Quail Ridge
  • Summit Rock
  • The Hills
  • The Trails

​Rules for Weekly Garbage Pick-Up


  • Residents must use the City provided trash bins; all other trash bins are not allowed and WILL NOT be picked up
  • Trash bins must be curbside before 7:00AM on the scheduled pick-up day
  • Trash outside of bins WILL NOT be picked up
  • Trash bins that have a lid that does not completely close once filled are considered to be overflowing and WILL NOT be picked up
  • Trash bins must not be more than three feet from the edge of the street and away from mailboxes, posts, trees, automobiles, utility meters or boxes, and fire hydrants, and not beneath low hanging tree limbs or wires
  • ONLY household garbage may be placed in trash bins; NO hazardous waste, NO brush, NO construction materials
  • Bulk trash must be scheduled for a separate pick-up

​Additional Trash Bins

Additional trash bins are available to residents for an additional $7.56 per unit per month. To request additional units, please contact customer service at 830-598-8741.

​Bulk Trash Services

Bulk pick-up is available for residents every other Friday. These pick-ups must be scheduled and there is a maximum of 25 open bulk spots per pick-up. Please contact customer service at 830-598-8741 to be placed on the next available bulk pick-up schedule.