Bulky Waste Collection Center
Bitters Bulky Waste Collection Center 1800 Wurzbach Parkway, 78216
Frio City Road Center 1531 Frio City Road, 78226
Culebra Bulky Waste Collection Center  7030 Culebra Road, 78238
Rigsby Road Bulky Waste Collection Center  2755 Rigsby Road, 78222
Hours of Operation
Tuesday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Accepted Materials
4 cu. yds. or less
  • AC units
  • Auto parts
  • Barbecue grills
  • Car tires (no rims)
  • Carpeting
  • Counter tops
  • Freezers
  • Furniture
  • Glass & mirrors
  • Mattresses
  • Refrigerators
  • Sinks
  • Tubs
  • Vanities
  • Water heaters
1 cu. yd. or less
  • Bricks 
  • Fencing 
  • Flooring 
  • Insulation 
  • Plywood 
  • Roofing
  • Sheetrock 
  • Shingles 

*New - All bulky collection centers
now accept clean cardboard for recycling.

Note: List of materials accepted at the Bulky Waste Collection Center differs from list of items accepted during curbside bulky item collection.


The Bulky Waste Collection Center is free for City solid waste customers who pay an environmental fee; this fee appears on the CPS bill.

Note: Bring a recent copy of your CPS bill and a picture ID as proof of residency. 

No bagged garbage is accepted at the bulky waste collection centers.

Materials from commercial waste haulers will not be accepted; for residential customer use only. 



The Bitters Recycling Center is open. The entrance to the center is located off the new Wurzbach Parkway. Customers need to access the facility from Jones Maltsberger and Wurzbach Parkway. 

From 281N take exit toward Nakoma Dr. Take a right on E. Nakoma. E. Nakoma will become Jones Maltsberger Rd. Take a right onto access road of Wurzbach Parkway. Stay in right lane to enter recycling center.  


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