CWD began a comprehensive refuse and recycling program for the Town of Prosper on February 1, 2019.

Trash Collection

Trash will be collected once a week. See Service Schedule tab for collection map to determine the pickup day for your area.

All trash must be placed in bags inside the grey 95-gallon trash cart.

Place all trash items out no later than 7:00 am for pickup between 7:00 am and 7:00 pm on your service day. Please ensure the trash containers and the recycle cart are separated by at least three (3) feet, and three (3) feet away from obstacles such as mailboxes, cars, fences, gas meters, and drainage ditches.

Position the trash cart with the wheels toward the residence.

Missed Collection? Contact CWD Customer Service within 24 hours at 972.392.9300, Option 2.

Recycling Services

Recycling will be collected once a week.

All recyclables must be placed inside the blue 95-gallon recycle cart.

Place all recyclable items out no later than 7:00 am for pickup between 7:00 am and 7:00 pm on your service day. Please ensure the recycle cart and the trash containers are separated by at least three (3) feet, and three (3) feet away from obstacles such as mailboxes, cars, fences, gas meters, and drainage ditches. Please ensure there is a 16-foot clearance above your cart. Overloaded carts will not be serviced.

Position the recycle cart with the wheels toward the residence.

Recycling Guidelines

Bulky Waste

Bulky waste will be collected once a month, according to the schedule below:

The Prosper Bulk Schedule is available for you to view or download.

NO CALL IS NECESSARY!

You are limited to four (4) cubic yards of bulky waste per collection.

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.

Place all bulk items curbside no later than 7:00 a.m. on your designated collection day.

Bulk Items – Acceptable

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

Bulk Items – Prohibited

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

Special Bulk Dropoff

Bulky items may be dropped off at Prosper Public Works, 601 W 5th Street, the second and fourth Saturdays of each month, between 8:00 am – noon. Please be prepared to show your Prosper Utility Bill proving your residency in the Town of Prosper.

Yard Waste Recycling

Yard waste will be collected weekly on your trash and recycling service day.

Leaves and grass clippings must be placed in brown biodegradable bags in order to be recycled. Unlimited tied and bundled brush will also be accepted.

Brown Biodegradable Bag

Limbs should not be greater than six (6) inches in diameter, should weigh no more than 50 pounds, nor be longer than four (4) feet. All limbs should be placed with trunks parallel to the street without obstructing the sidewalk.

Items that are not vegetative nor organic material produced from the care and maintenance of landscaped areas, gardens and lawns are not yard waste. Please dispose of those items appropriately.

Commercial Services

CWD provides all Commercial Trash and Recycling Services in the Town of Prosper.

Contact CWD’s representatives to change or set up new service at 972.392.9300, Option 2, or email us at customerservice@cwd.to.

Additional information can be found in the Prosper Commercial Brochure for Municipalities.

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Service Schedule

Trash is serviced weekly on assigned collection day.
Recycling is serviced weekly on assigned collection day.
Bulky Waste is serviced once a month, according to this schedule:

The Prosper Bulk Schedule is available for you to view or download.

Route Map

Brochure

The Prosper Residential Brochure is available to browse online or to download.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q     My trash and/or 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 pick up.

Q     How do I get my recycle cart replaced if it is damaged or has normal wear and tear?
A     Please call CWD at 972.392.9300, Option 2. Damaged carts, with the exception of those damaged by fire due to placement of hot ashes or coals, will be replaced at no cost to you.  Replacement cart delivery will be each Tuesday.  Please make sure carts are empty for replacement.

Q     Whom do I call to get an additional trash or recycle cart?
A     Please call CWD Customer Service at 972.392.9300, Option 2 and speak to a Customer Service Representative or email customerservice@cwd.to.

Q     Do I have to call to schedule bulk trash pick-up?
A     No, you are not required to schedule the pickup, but you must follow the bulk pickup schedule. See the Bulky Waste tab for more information.

Q     Can I have bulk items that exceed four (4) cubic yards picked up?
A     Yes, please call CWD Customer Service at 972.392.9300, Option 2, and request a special pickup. There will be an additional cost for special pickup and estimates will be provided by CWD. CWD will bill directly for these additional services.

Q     Where can I take my extra trash or bulk to dispose of myself?
A     On the second and fourth Saturday of each month between 8:00 am and noon you may drop off bulk trash items at 601 W. Fifth St. (Prosper Public Works Center).  You must show proof of residency with a current Prosper utility bill.