Trash Collection

The City of Allen contracts with Community Waste Disposal (CWD) to provide city trash collection and disposal, including recycling services. We also provide household chemical collection/reuse and support a variety of educational programs, special events and volunteer initiatives.

Service and Billing


Residents and businesses are required to use City-contracted trash and recycling services. Trash, recycling and water service is all billed by the City of Allen.
  1. Trash collection impacts for Memorial Day, May 30

    Due to the Memorial Day holiday, all residential trash collection will slide to the next day. Monday collection will move to Tuesday, and so on, ending with all routes completed on Saturday, June 4.
  2. Save water (and money!) with a FREE sprinkler evaluation

    Did you know high water bills during summer months are normally caused by sprinkler use? Save water (and money) by signup for a FREE sprinkler evaluation. FREE to Allen water utility customers with an account in good standing.
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