Solid Waste operates as a division of the Environmental Services Department and provides automated residential garbage collection for approximately 18,000 City of Victoria residents, in addition to recycling and yard waste services. The division maintains contracts with the Garden-Ville Compost Facility and the Victoria County Landfill, both located at 18545 FM 1686 in Bloomington, TX.
Duties of the Solid Waste Division include:
- Residential solid waste collection including brush and large items
- Residential curb-side recycling collection
- Citizen Issue Resolution
- Landfill Contract Administration
- Commercial Collection Contract Administration
Curbside Garbage Collection click here for details
Pickup starts at 7:00 a.m.
The City of Victoria offers residential customers weekly curb-side pickup of garbage and yard waste; quarterly brush and limb pickup, bulky item (large/ oversized) collection by appointment and recycling curb-side pickup. To find out when curbside garbage is collected in your neighborhood, click on the following links:
Monday Tuesday Thursday Friday
Frequently Asked Questions about Garbage Collection click here
Residential Large Item Pick Up
Call 485-3220 to make an appointment to have your furniture, appliances and minor construction debris (less than four feet in length) to be collected at your residence.
Call 485-3220 to schedule tree limb pick up in your area.
Garbage and recycling will be picked up on Monday, Dec. 24th.
Recycling scheduled for
Tuesday, Dec. 25th will be collected on Saturday, Dec. 29th. Recycling carts
should be placed by the curb by 7 am. Garbage scheduled for collection on
Tuesday will be picked up on Wednesday, Dec. 26th.
For the week after
Christmas (Wed. Dec. 26th- Wed. Jan. 2nd, 2013) extra garbage will be collected
on your designated garbage day. Please put your extra holiday trash in plastic
bags, boxes, or old trash cans at least 5 feet away from the automated cart by 7
am. Yard waste/brush will not be picked up on this week, however will resume
it's regular schedule on Thur. Jan. 3, 2013.
Live Christmas trees
will be picked up as yard waste beginning Jan. 7, 2013. Only live trees are
collected with the stand, lights, and any decorations removed prior to pick
Victoria County Landfill
Call (361)897-1622 if you have any questions. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 7:00am-5:00pm, Saturday 7:00am-12:00pm, and Closed on Sunday.
Garden-Ville Compost Facility 18545 FM 1686 Bloomington, Texas
For more information, call 361-897-1500.
Directions to Garden-Ville Compost Facility and Victoria County Landfill:
From Hwy 59
Take Hwy 185 South
travel 6.5 miles to FM
Turn left on FM 1686 and go 1.5 miles
and turn right in to driveway
Join us on Facebook