Free Bulky Item Clean Up Week

Bulky Items


City of Tyler provides semi-annual curbside collection of items that are too large, heavy or bulky to fit in the green garbage cart for normal garbage pickup.  This service is available to current, active residential customers only.  

The date for the next Bulky Item Week will be September 30, 2019 through October 4, 2019.


The following items should not be set out as part of bulky item collection:

  • No leaves, grass or other yard trimmings in plastic bags. These items should be set out in paper yard bags for weekly yard trimmings and brush collection.  No limbs, brush or tree trunks of any kind.

  • No automobile parts or batteries.

  • No contractor remodeling and demolition debris such as shingles, wallboard and lumber.

  • No dirt, rocks, brick, concrete or ceramic tile.

  • No liquids, poisons or explosives.

When do you put items at the curb?

Bulky items must be on the curb by 7 a.m. on the Monday that starts Bulky Item Week and will be picked up one day that week. 

You may place items on the curb as early as 6 p.m. the Saturday before the start of Bulky Item Week. Do not place the items out the previous week, or you will be charged for a special pick up.

Crews have until the following Saturday at 5 p.m. to pick up the bulky items that have been out.

After crews have collected on your street, do not place more bulky items on the curbThese items will be charged a special pickup fee.



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