Environmental Services

Environmental Services

The Environmental Services Department, to include the Greater El Paso Landfill and Citizen Collection Stations, will be closed Nov. 25 - 28 in recognition of the Thanksgiving Day holiday.


Residents with regular scheduled trash pickup on Thursday and Friday (Nov. 25 & Nov. 26) will be collected on Monday, Nov. 29.


Blue bins will not be collected on Nov. 29. Please hold recyclables until your next regular scheduled collection day.


The call center will close at noon on Wednesday, November 24, and will reopen at 8 a.m. on Monday, November 29.


Welcome to Environmental Services, where we are committed to providing a clean, safe, healthy, and beautiful environment for all El Paso residents to enjoy.

Mission: To provide waste management and environmental protection for a better quality of life in El Paso.

Vision: Be recognized as the environmental services industry leader in partnership with our community.

Values: Safety – Integrity – Teamwork – Excellence.

The Environmental Services Department is responsible for providing a wide range of services to the residents of El Paso. They include: garbage and curbside recycling collections, landfill operations, air quality monitoring, vector control, and code compliance enforcement among other services to help keep our community clean and beautiful.


Report A Problem

Learn The Issues

Garbage and Recycling Bin Repair/Replacement

Live Christmas Tree Recycling

Citizen Collection Stations (CCS)

Free Mulch and Paint

Special Collections


Visit EPPD for Code Compliance Info