Trash Operator

Waste Management

Customer Support: 1 (866) 909-4458
Missed Pickup: 1 (800) 800-5804
Monday-Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Garbage Collection Guidelines (PDF)

Waste Management is your partner for environmental services and solutions whose people go above and beyond to serve and solve every challenge the right way. Below is an explanation of residential services for Luce Bayou Public Utility District.

Regular Waste Collection Day: Tuesday and Friday

Please be sure your trash is out by 7:00 AM on collection day.

All material must fit inside the green 96-gallon trash cart with the lid closed. No extra bags or material outside the cart will be collected. Items that are oversized and do not fit into your cart will be collected on your bulk collection day.

Important! For the safety and protection of our employees and equipment, we do require that branches and tree trimmings be no greater than three inches (3″) in diameter and be cut, tied and bundled in four-foot (4′) lengths weighing no more than forty to fifty pounds (40-50 lbs.)

Cart Placement
  • Please have your cart at the curb for collection by 7:00 AM each service day.
  • Please place your cart at least three feet from all objects, including your mailbox, car or Place the wheels of the cart toward the house.
Bulk Trash Collection: Two (2) items on the third Tuesday of each month.

You may place out eight (8) items for collection. Acceptable items include broken down and bundled moving boxes, old furniture, bagged grass clippings, leaves, branches, and tree trimmings. Branches and tree trimmings should be tied and bundled and no more than three inches (3″) in diameter and four feet (4′) in length and weigh no more than forty to fifty (40- 50) pounds.

Please note! WM can no longer dispose of CFC refrigerant containing items (i.e., refrigerators, freezers, etc.) without certification that the Freon has been properly removed and recycled, pursuant to current Federal law.

Unacceptable Items
  • Gasoline & Oil (cans/filters)
  • Vehicle Tires
  • Large Pieces of Metal
  • Landscape Rock
  • Lithium Batteries
  • Hazardous Chemicals
  • Propane Tanks
  • Construction Debris (i.e. paint & carpet)
  • Electronic Waste (i.e. Televisions/Computer monitors)
  • Glass (i.e. Windows, bathroom mirrors resulting from construction projects)

WM observes the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day. Service will be delayed by one day if collection falls on or follows one of these observed holidays.