Bulky Item Collection Overview

Bulky Item collection is provided to all City residential solid waste ratepayers who live within the City limits. Bulky items include Freon-free appliances, furniture and other large waste materials, and residential construction debris.

Collection Frequency


Brush will be collected once per month, per household within the City limits.

Collection Schedule


  • If your residential garbage collection is on Monday, your curbside pick up is the first week of the month.
  • If your residential garbage collection is on Tuesday, your curbside pick up is the second week of the month.
  • If your residential garbage collection is on Wednesday, your curbside pick up is the third week of the month.
  • If your residential garbage collection is on Thursday, your curbside pick up is the fourth week of the month.

Bulky Pile Guidelines


  • Each household is allowed 2 bulky items per month.
  • Set out bulky items no later than 6:00 a.m. on the first day of your scheduled collection week.
  • Do not place bulky items in front of parked cars, near fences, trees, mailboxes, beneath overhead wires or low-hanging tree limbs, or on top of water meters.

Missed Collection


If you missed your scheduled collection, email landfill@cityofdelrio.com to learn about other disposal options.

Not Accepted Items


Do not place hazardous waste material, commercial construction debris, stable matter, or other unacceptable waste in the garbage cart.