3894 E Highway 6     
Alvin, Texas
(281) 331-8400

The City of Hitchcock has contracted with AmeriWaste to provide solid waste collection and disposal services to our citizens and business owners.  Residents and business owners need to contact City Hall at (409) 986-5591 to set-up trash service.

Residential Collections:

Twice weekly, AmeriWaste will provide household waste collection service to the residents of the City of Hitchcock.

Residential Collection Days & Times:

  • Waste collection for the city is scheduled for Wednesday & Saturday excluding Harborwalk Subdivision.
  • Harborwalk Subdivision waste collection is scheduled for pick up on Monday & Thursday.
  • Residential services shall occur between 7:00 am and 7:00 pm on the scheduled collection day(s).
  • Do not place waste containers or materials out for collection earlier than 6:00 pm the day before your collection day and any uncollected waste material or receptacles must be removed no later than 11:59 pm on the day of collection.

Residential Disposal Requirements:

  • AmeriWaste shall pick up a total of six (6) items of solid waste per home per pickup.
  • Household waste, garbage, trash must be bagged and placed in a container.
  • Heavy Trash is refuse that cannot be placed in a thirty-two (32) gallon container and weights less than fifty pounds (50 lbs.). For example,
    • Household Trash
    • Baby Cribs
    • Twin Mattress or Box Spring
    • Kitchen/bathroom sink
    • Green Waste
      • Bagged leaves.
      • Bagged grass clippings.
      • Tree limbs – Cut, bundled and no longer than 4 ft, less than 18 inches in diameter and 50 lbs.
  • Bundled Brush
    • Tree trimmings, small tree limbs, vines, twigs and brush without roots that are securely bundled (tied together) as follows:
      • Cannot be longer than four feet (4') in length, AND
      • Cannot be larger than eighteen inches (18”) in diameter OR 50 lbs. in weight.

Normal Residential Collection DOES NOT INCLUDE the removal of BULKY WASTE ITEMS, construction/demolition materials, unbundled brush/tree limbs or ANY vegetation resulting from land-clearing operations.

Quarterly Curbside Bulky Waste Collection:

AmeriWaste’s Contractor will pick up curbside bulky waste the first Saturday of each month based on zones (as illustrated on the attached map).

 Qtrly. Bulky Waste Collection Requirements:

  • Do not put bulky waste out for quarterly collection prior to 6:00 pm the Friday before the scheduled Saturday quarterly collection day and any uncollected waste material or receptacles must be removed no later than 11:59 pm on the day of collection.
  • Bulky waste must be accessible by AmeriWaste’s equipment.
  • Bulky waste should not be placed under power or phone lines, next to mailboxes or electrical boxes.
  • Bulky waste must not be more than five (5) from the roadway.
  • Bulky waste is solid waste not easily containerized in a cart, can or dumpster. For example:
  • White goods such as stoves, water tanks that have been drained, appliances.
  • Refrigerators that have CFC removed by a certified technician.
  • Washing & drying machines
  • Couches
  • Water heaters
  • Bookcases
  • Queen Mattress or Box Springs

 Bulky Waste collection DOES NOT INCLUDE THE REMOVAL OF unbundled tree limbs, tree trunks or root balls, or clean woody vegetative material greater than 18 inches in diameter or ANY vegetation resulting from land-clearing operations.

 ***Failure to comply with the Waste Disposal Guidelines listed above could result in charges being filed in Municipal Court. ***

Hitchcock Heavy Trash Map

  Heavy Trash Map
A= March, June, September, December 1st Saturday
B=January, April, July, October 1st Saturday
C= February, May, August, November 1st Saturday

  • Hitchcock Brush Map 1

    Brush Map
    1= 1st Friday of the Month
    2=2nd Friday of the Month
    3=3rd Friday of the Month
    4=4th Friday of the Month