Trash Collection

Trash will be collected twice a week, on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Household trash must be placed in disposable bags. When filled, bags may not weigh more than 50 pounds each.

Place all trash items out no later than 7:00 a.m. for pickup between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on your service days. Please ensure the trash bags and the recycle cart are separated by at least three feet, and three feet away from obstacles such as mailboxes, cars, fences, gas meters, and drainage ditches.

Recycling Services

Your recyclables will be collected once a week, on Fridays.

All recyclables must be empty, clean, and dry, and placed LOOSELY in the blue recycle cart. DO NOT BAG RECYCLABLES.

Please ensure that your recyclables are at least three feet away from your trash bags, and three feet away from obstacles such as mailboxes, cars, fences, gas meters, and drainage ditches.

Position the cart with wheels toward the residence.

Recycling Guidelines

Residential Recycling Guidelines

Bulky Waste & Bundled Brush Collection

Bulky waste will be collected on your trash pickup days. You are limited to one cubic yard of bulky waste per collection. No single items should exceed 150 pounds.

Important! CWD does not provide pickup for commercial demolition, construction, nor remodeling debris. Household debris must be containerized to be eligible for pickup. The box or other disposable container must be no larger than 2′ x 2′ x 4′ and weigh no more than 50 pounds.

Brush must be tied and bundled. Bundled brush cannot exceed four feet by two feet nor weigh more than 50 pounds per bundle. NO LOOSE BRUSH WILL BE PICKED UP.

Place all bulk and bundled brush items next to your trash bags no later than 7:00 a.m. on your designated service days.

Bulk – Acceptable

  • Toys and Yard Tools Tagged as “Bulk Item”
  • Furniture
  • Bundled Carpet in 4-foot Lengths
  • Fence Panels No Larger than 4′ x 6′
  • Washing Machines, Dryers, Water Heaters and Kitchen Appliances
  • Refrigerators/Freezers (Must be tagged certifying removal of refrigerants)

Bulk – Prohibited

  • Single Items Weighing More than 150 lbs.
  • Commercial Construction and Remodeling Debris
  • Household Hazardous Waste
  • Tires, Batteries, and Propane Tanks
  • Loose Brush
  • Loose Debris (Debris must be placed in a box or other container no larger than 2′ x 2′ x 4′ and weighing no more than 50 pounds.)

Household Hazardous Waste & Used Electronics Door-side Collection

CWD’s HHW & Used Electronics Door-side Collection program encourages safe, easy, and responsible disposal of approved hazardous waste and electronics. It is available to Dalworthington Gardens residents up to once a month.

Items accepted via the HHW & Used Electronics Door-side Collection program include poison, solvent, oil-based and latex paint, aerosols, used motor oil, auto batteries, fluorescent tubes, and televisions.

How to Prepare for your HHW & Used Electronics Collection

  1. Call CWD at 972.392.9300/Option 2, at least two weeks in advance.
  2. CWD will mail you a collection kit.
  3. Assemble your HHW according to the instructions provided.
  4. Place your HHW at your doorstep, where CWD will pick it up.

Bags must be placed near your entrance door, garage, or another area IN FRONT OF YOUR HOME. Do NOT place HHW curbside. Please ensure your HHW is visible from the street.

  • Do not overfill the bag.
  • Only the bag provided to you may be used.
  • Bag must be closed securely.
  • Items outside the bag must be placed in a cardboard box. Items accepted OUTSIDE THE BAG are used electronics, auto batteries, fluorescent straight tubes, CFLs and televisions ONLY.
  • Do not drag the bag.
  • Pack the bag where it will be placed for collection.
  • Wrap multiple fluorescent tubes together with tape. If available, use the original packaging to hold the tubes and stand them up to prevent breakage.
  • Do not fill with pool chemicals as this can start a fire.
  • Place cardboard box(es), containing only acceptable items, next to the bag.

Door-side Collection Schedule

Easily view the 2024 Dalworthington Gardens HHW Collection Schedule here. Download it or print it for later reference.

Commercial Services

CWD provides all Commercial Trash and Recycling Services to customers in the City of Dalworthington Gardens.

Contact CWD’s representatives to change or set up new service at 972.392.9300/Option 2, or email us at [email protected].

Additional information can be found here.

Service Schedule

Our online address search tool will assist you! Click on View My Schedule from the menu bar above. Type in your residential service address to view your schedule.

Trash services are provided once a week, on Tuesdays and Fridays.
Recycling services are provided once a week, on Fridays.
Bulky Waste and Bundled Brush services are provided on your trash pickup days.

Door-side Collection Schedule

Easily view the 2024 Dalworthington Gardens HHW Collection Schedule here. Download it or print it for later reference.

Brochure

The Dalworthington Gardens Residential Services Brochure is available to browse online or to download.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q     How do I get my recycle cart replaced it is damaged or has normal wear and tear?
A     Please call CWD Customer Service at 972.392.9300/Option 2.

Q     How do I get extra trash collected or items that are not in compliance picked up?
A     Request an estimate for a special pickup by calling CWD Customer Service at 972.392.9300/Option 2, or by emailing photos of the extra items to [email protected]. Estimates are free.

Q     Whom should I call to request a recycle cart? What does it cost?
A     If you have set up your water service with the City of Dalworthington Gardens, you are automatically set up for trash and recycling service. If you do not have a blue CWD recycle cart, please contact CWD Customer Service at 972.392.9300/Option 2. For billing information, please contact the City of Dalworthington Gardens at 817.275.1234.

Q     Where can I take my extra trash or bulk to dispose of myself?
A     Items can be dropped off, free of charge, at the CWD Transfer Station, 2010 California Crossing Road, Dallas, TX 75220. The hours are Wednesday – Saturday from 8:00 am until 1:00 pm, excluding holidays. A copy of your current water bill is required.

Q     My trash and/or items for recycling were not picked up. Is there anything I can do?
A     Please contact CWD Customer Service at 972.392.9300/Option 2 within 24 hours of your missed pickup.