Trash, Recycling, Environmental Programs

NOTE: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, some trash and recycling collection services have changed. For updates, please see our News Flash page. 

The City of Benbrook offers programs to responsibly manage waste within our community. Residential and commercial waste hauling is provided through a contract with Republic Services. All residents and businesses within Benbrook city limits are required, by city ordinance, to utilize this waste-hauling company. Contact:

Republic Services
6100 Elliott Reeder Road
Fort Worth, Texas 76117

New Residents and Billing Information

The Benbrook Water Authority (BWA), 1121 Mercedes Street, is the billing agent for refuse/recycling service in Benbrook. For 2020, the monthly residential fee is $14.52, including sales tax. New residents will be signed up for refuse/recycling service when they open a water service account. Residents may pick up blue recycle bins at that time. Please direct billing inquires to the Benbrook Water Authority at 817-249-1250.

Refuse Collection

Household refuse and recycling is collected ONCE per week, on Wednesdays, and must be placed curbside by 7:00 a.m. Brush and bulk materials placed curbside on Wednesdays by 7:00 a.m. will be collected by Republic Services within 72 hours (Saturday by 7:00 a.m.).

Please contain all refuse in closed plastic bags, whether or not a garbage can is used. It is a violation of City Ordinance to place plastic bags on the curb earlier than Tuesday evening 5:00 p.m.

Additional information regarding residential refuse collection is available here.

Trash Bash

The 2020 Benbrook Trash Bash will take place on Saturday, September 19, 2020, in Dutch Branch Park. For more information, contact the City of Benbrook at 817-249-6008.
 2020 Trash Bash Volunteer Release Form

2019 Holiday Trash Schedule

  • Thanksgiving Schedule- Thursday, November 28, 2019: Service normally provided on Wednesday will be picked up on regular schedule.
  • Christmas Schedule- Wednesday, December 25, 2019: Service normally provided on Wednesday will shift to Thursday, December 26, 2019.
  • New Year's Schedule- Wednesday, January 1, 2020: Service normally provided on Wednesday will shift to Thursday, January 2, 2020.

Illegal Dumping

To report illegal dumping or a code compliance property violation, please contact the Code Compliance Department.

Landfill Information

Southeast Landfill
6288 Salt Road
Fort Worth, Texas 76140

For pricing information and other requirements, residents may contact the landfill directly at 817-478-6462.