Residential Solid Waste

Residential Solid Waste

Residential Solid Waste services in the City of Stafford are provided two days a week by WCA. Solid waste collection is determined by where you live in the city. Collection days are either Monday and Thursday or Tuesday and Friday. Refer to the Interactive GIS Map below and enter your address to determine when Residential Solid Waste services are available to you. If are a new resident or would like to speak to a WCA Service Representative, contact WCA at 281-368-8397.


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Collection Guidelines

  • Please have waste ready for collection no later than 7 a.m.
  • Refuse must be in bags or cans, weighing no more than 40 pounds.
  • Tree branches, brush, shrubs, and fencing must be tied in bundles, weighing no more than 40 pounds, and being no longer than 4 feet in length. Branches may be no wider than 3 inches in diameter to avoid damaging equipment. For additional information, visit the Tree Limb Service page.
  • No more than 1 room of carpeting. Carpeting must be bundled and weigh less than 40 pounds
  • Per Federal Law, refrigerators, freezers, and air conditioning units must be drained of all Freon and have an accompanying bill verifying Freon has been drained

Items Not Accepted

** Items not collected will be tagged explaining reason for non-collection. **

  • Dirt
  • Rocks
  • Brick
  • Concrete
  • Tires
  • Batteries
  • Motor Oil
  • Cooking Oil
  • Waste Generated by a Private Contractor
  • Hazardous or Toxic Chemicals or Materials