Big Trash Collection

Waste Management will be offering a Mission Woods big trash collection on Saturday, May 21st. Please have your items at the curb by 7 am. The attached document provides guidelines for the collection.



  • All items must be able to be lifted by 2 men
  • Items over 6ft should be cut in half, nothing longer than 6ft.

Example Items that will be collected include:

  • Small Appliances (All appliance doors MUST be secured shut) - No Freon
  • Box springs – wrapped in plastic to prevent possible bedbug exposure
  • Basketball goals (cut in half & concrete/sand removed)
  • BBQ Grill (propane tank removed)
  • Carpet (up to 4’ length, rolled & tied)
  • Small Electronics- recycling of electronics is recommended.
  • Furniture item- We recommend donating at 2 nd use stores.
  • Mattresses- wrapped in plastic to prevent possible bedbug exposure
  • Push mower (gas/oil removed)
  • 2 tires (off the rims)

Unacceptable items include:

  • Hazardous Waste material
  • Freon items
  • Yard waste or organics
  • Additional bags of household trash
  • Anything with compressed gasses
  • Anything flammable.
  • Dead animals