Sanitation customers in the cleanup area must place items curbside by 7 a.m. on the day of the cleanup. Please do not place items at the curb prior to Wednesday, May 19.
Please note that items left curbside outside of the cleanup area will not be collected.
This month’s cleanup covers a portion of the East Hill neighborhood as well as portions of the surrounding area, generally east of North Davis Highway, west of Bayou Texar, north of East Cervantes Street and south of East Maxwell Street. Please see the cleanup map for details.
Items eligible for removal include:
- Household appliances and electronics
- Household junk and debris
- Furniture and mattresses
- Barbecue grills (no propane tanks)
- Bicycles and toys
- Old paint and paint cans
Items not eligible for removal include:
- Building materials (concrete, bricks, blocks, roofing, drywall or more than one cubic yard of lumber)
- Household or pool chemicals
- Herbicides or pesticides
- Explosives or ammunition
- Auto parts
- Dirt or sod
- Propane tanks
- Garbage or yard trash
Through the Mayor’s Neighborhood Cleanup program, all city neighborhoods have a cleanup once a year during the months of January through October. In addition to Sanitation Services collecting items left at the curb, Code Enforcement conducts a sweep of the cleanup area and addresses any code violations.