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Downtown Recycling Center

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The Downtown Recycle Center is located at 418 N. Bois D'Arc.

The Downtown Recycle Center will reopen starting Monday, May 4th. Tyler Recycling Center will operate with a modified schedule from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 8 a.m. to Noon on Saturday. The center will have limited access and will be set-up to maintain social distancing requirements. Users are encouraged to wear face coverings and gloves. 

Hours of Operation:

Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Saturday: 8 a.m. to Noon. 

Sunday: Closed

Contact us: (903) 531-1388

Please separate the materials you bring to the Recycling Center. We have several clearly marked collection bins for the following items: 

Accepted Items

Interested in a tour of the Downtown Recycle Center?

The Recycling Collection Center is a great place to learn about the process of recycling and how you can make an impact in your community. Some topics addressed in the tour are:

  How a self-service Recycling Center operates.

  What items that are accepted at the Recycle Center.

  Where the items go after they leave Tyler.

  What items are typically re-used for

  The logistics of compacting recyclables.

Tour Information

Contact: Angela Bennis at (903) 595-7217

Time: Morning tours are preferred. Between 9 and 10 a.m.

Duration: Typically 30 minutes to 1 hour

Costs: Free

Capacity: Groups larger than 20 are usually split into multiple groups