Weekly Pick-up and Recycling:
Mondays of each week – “Green Waste”. Pickup of lawn cuttings and tree/bush trimmings.
Tuesdays of each week – “Bulky Item”. Pickup of heavier or larger items that do not fit in the trash container. Construction material will NOT be accepted.
Wednesdays of each week – “Solid Waste roll-out cart (blue lid) and Recycling roll-out cart (green lid)”. Carts should be at the curb before 7:00 a.m., with the front of the cart facing the street, and 3 feet of distance between the carts themselves and any other objects such as mailboxes, vehicles, fences, etc., to facilitate automated pickup.
Recycling: Rosenberg offers a FREE recycling program through Simple Recycling!
Please note: Per City regulations, customers may not place carts in the street right-of-way for collection prior to 12:00 p.m. (noon) the day before collection. Carts must be placed out no later than 7:00 a.m. on the day of collection. Emptied carts must be removed from the street right-of-way no later than 8:00 a.m. on the morning following collection.
Monthly Residential Garbage Rates:
Residential: 1 garbage and 1 recycle poly cart = $17.34
Senior Citizen: 1 garbage and 1 recycle poly cart = $16.61
Additional Poly Cart: $7.70
Quarterly Residential Garbage Rates:
Residential: 1 garbage and 1 recycle poly cart = $52.02
Senior Citizen: 1 garbage and 1 recycle poly cart = $49.83
Additional Poly Cart: $23.10
Effective October 1, 2019
Republic Services 2019 Holiday Schedule:
Christmas trees may be put out for pick up on regular weekly green waste collection days. Ornaments, tinsel and lights must be removed. Christmas trees and all other green waste are made into mulch or compost.
Cooking Oil and Grease
Used cooking oil and cooking grease can be dropped off at the Recycling Center located at Public Works, 111 Gillingham Lane. The center is open Monday-Friday,
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Please check in at the front office.
Bulk Cardboard Recycling
Bulk cardboard recycling is offered on an on-call basis. This service is only for quantities of cardboard that are too large to fit in the recycle cart. Styrofoam, packing materials and any other items are not accepted. Flatten boxes. All areas, except Greatwood, can request an appointment by contacting Republic Services at SugarLand@RepublicServices.com or 713-726-7307.
Have a Problem?
In order to improve efficiencies in service delivery, concerns regarding solid waste service should be routed directly to the City’s contractor, Republic Services, at (713) 726-7300 (wait through initial menu, then press “0” twice to speak with an operator). For assistance with unsatisfactorily resolved concerns, please contact City of Rosenberg Customer Service at (832) 595-3400.
Need Cart Assistance?
If you, or someone you know, is physically unable to move their carts to the curb for pickup, you may be eligible for the City’s cart assistance program. To participate in the program, there cannot be anyone at the location physically capable of moving the cart. Interested individuals should contact Republic Services at (713) 726-7300 (wait through initial menu, then press “0” twice to speak with an operator) to register for assistance.
Need a Cart Repaired?
To request repair of a broken garbage or recycle cart, please contact Republic Services, the City’s solid waste contractor, at (713) 726-7300 (wait through initial menu, then press “0” twice to speak with an operator). Cart replacements are typically handled on Wednesdays by a separate crew following regular waste collection.