Trash and Recycling
Residential Garbage Service
Garbage is collected on Wednesdays and Saturdays. To ensure service, trash must be placed curbside no later than 6:00 a.m., but not earlier than 6:00 p.m. the evening before. For missed collection or other service issues, call Waste Connections at 817-222-2221.
Customers must provide and use sufficient trash containers (permanent or disposable). Larger items (e.g., Christmas trees or bundled brush*) can be placed neatly at the curb on Saturdays. Bulk items (e.g., mattresses, stoves, furniture, etc.) are picked up by appointment only. For rates and scheduling, call 817-222-2221.
* Brush must be cut to a length of 4 (four) feet or less, bundled (tied) together, stacked neatly; and each bundle must not weigh more than 50 (fifty) pounds.
Recycling is collected on Wednesdays. To ensure service, your provided rolling cart (no sorting required) must be placed curbside no later than 6:00 a.m., but not earlier than 6:00 p.m. the evening before. For missed collection or other service issues, call Waste Connections at 817-222-2221. Billing questions can be addressed by contacting the City of Kennedale’s Utility Billing Department at 817-985-2120.
Download a Recycling Guide (PDF) to learn what can be recycled. DO NOT recycle food waste/scraps, plastic bags, Styrofoam™ packaging, packing peanuts, wood, grass clippings, hazardous materials (i.e., electronics, batteries, paint, or chemicals), window or plate glass and large metal objects (i.e., small engines or lawnmower blades).
Please visit TimeToRecycle.com for more information about recycling items that are not accepted by the curbside program.
One Free Landfill Visit Per Year
City of Kennedale households may dump free of charge, once per year at the Fort Worth C&D Landfill (4144 Dick Price Road, Fort Worth, TX 76140). A current Driver’s License (or State-Issued ID Card) and City of Kennedale Utility Bill must be provided at the gate. Do not bring the following: household rubbish, food waste, paint, liquids, refrigerators, freezers, A/C units, chemicals, televisions, or batteries. For any questions about what is accepted at the landfill, please call 817-516-7777.