Sanitation

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Available Services


The City of Early provides sanitation service for residents and businesses within the city limits. Services are scheduled for once a week (the day of the week is determined by the street on which the address is listed). Residential trash is picked up on Tuesdays and Thursdays and Commercial trash is picked up Monday, Wednesday and Friday.  If you need to know what day your service is, please see listing or call City Hall at (325) 643-5451.


Trash Collection on Holidays schedule

During holidays we move the trash pickup days either forward or back depending on the day the holiday falls on.  The above link will take you to this year's holiday trash schedule.

Items NOT Accepted at the Landfill

There are certain hazardous materials the landfill will not accept.  Please see a list below of those items:

  • Asbestos (friable)
  • Whole Tires 
    • Unless they are sliced or shredded
  • Grease (requires special handling)
  • Pesticides 
    • We accept household amounts but we DO NOT accept commercial sizes
  • Light ballasts containing PCB's
    • Acid
    • Ink
    • Gas
    • Liquid Tar
    • Chemicals from Photo Lab
    • Paint Thinners
    • Liquid Sealants 
  • Liquids

Items that MUST go to the Recycling Center

  • Oil & Oil Filters
  • Latex Paint
  • Tires
  • Batteries
  • Ovens
  • Air Conditioners
  • Refrigerators
  • Hot Water Heaters
  • Anti Freeze
  • Washers & Dryers
  • Freezers