Trash & Recycling

City Solid Waste and Recycling Provider

Waste Connections is the contracted provider for solid waste and recycling pickup for the City of Celina. For missed trash or recycling pickups, call public works at 972-382-2682 Ext 4000 or information regarding new services, disconnections and accounts, call the Utility Billing Department - 972-382-3345 or email or

Waste Connections provides each customer with (1) green trash cart.

All non-recyclable waste should be placed inside the green cart and placed curbside prior to 7 a.m. on the scheduled pick up day.

  • Trash is picked up once each week.
  • Recycling is picked once each week.
  • Avoid overloading trash and recycle carts The truck's mechanical arm can only lift up to 100 lbs.
  • Construction debris, tires, wood and items that are too heavy cannot be serviced.


Each customer has one Blue Recycling Cart.

  • The recycling cart should be placed at the curb by 7 a.m. every week on the scheduled pickup day.
  • Please allow 5 feet between trash and recycling carts to allow cart pickup by automatic arms.
  • Please keep your carts at least 5 feet from vehicles and other obstructions.

Trash rates

trash rates
$1 admin fee is added to your trash rate, which is included in your water bill.

Trash schedule