Solid Waste & Recycling

Garbage Services


The City of Manvel has an agreement with Waste Connections, Inc. to service the City of Manvel for garbage and recycling services. View Franchise Agreement - Click Here

Signing Up for Service


Residents need to contact Waste Connections, Inc. @ 281-331-0810 for services. Waste Connections, Inc. will direct bill the consumer. The City of Manvel does not bill for garbage and recycling services.

Collection Schedule/Information effective June 24, 2019


  • Monday & Thursday - North side of Hwy 6, East side of 288 (Green Container)
  • Tuesday & Friday - North side of Hwy 6, West side of 288 and Blue Water Lakes Subdivision  (Green Container)
  • Wednesday & Saturday - South side of Hwy 6 (Green Container)
  • Friday - All areas of the City - Recycling trash pickup day (blue containers)
  • 1st Monday and Tuesday of the Month - Large brush pickup (must call 281-331-0810 in advance to schedule pickup) **See Large Brush Pickup details below**

Waste Connections, Inc. residential collections will be picked up 2 days per week for regular garbage (schedule shown above).
ALL trash must be inside a container.  (Bags outside of the trash containers will NOT be picked up).  For more information, see the Residential Waste Collections Letter and map (PDF).
Link to Area Delivery Map


Recycling Days


Recycling uses the blue container, and is picked up every Friday. Please contact Waste Connections, Inc. with questions on our recycling program.


**Large Brush Pickup **

Bulky Waste, White Goods and Bundles Collections.
In addition to the Services contained in Section 5 hereof, the Franchisee will collect the following from each Single-Family Residential Units once per month:

(i) either one (1) Bulky Waste item or one (1) White Goods item and
(ii) up to four (4)
Bundles;

Bulky Waste - stoves, refrigerators, water tanks, washing machines, other white goods, furniture, large volumes of containerized waste, and similar items.

White Goods-Any item not measuring in excess of either two (2) cubic yards in size or two-hundred (200) pounds in weight and that is manufactured primarily from metal, including but not limited to, a bath tub, heater, hot water heater, sink, washer or dryer or refrigerator (must be certified in writing by a professional technician to have had all such refrigerants removed). 


provided, that the Bulky Waste or White Goods Item, Bundles and/or White Good are placed at the curbside no later than 7:00 a.m. on the scheduled collection day, are reasonably contained, and are within the size and weight limitations as defined in Section 1 hereof. The Franchisee shall only be responsible for collecting, hauling and recycling or disposing of Bulky Waste, White Goods and Bundles from those Single-Family Residential Units that have complied with Sections 1 and 7.A. hereof. White Goods containing refrigerants will not be collected by the Franchisee unless such White Goods have been certified in writing by a professional technician to have had all such refrigerants removed.

B. Roll-Off Services for Excluded Waste and Oversized Items.

It is understood and agreed that the service provided under Section 7.A. does not include the collection of Construction and Demolition Waste and other wastes excluded herein. Additionally, the Franchisee’s services do not include the collection of Bulky Waste, Bundles, Green Waste, White Goods and any other waste that exceeds the size and weight limitations of collection for that category of waste. However, the Franchisee may negotiate an agreement on an individual basis with any customer regarding the collection of such items utilizing the Franchisee’s Roll-Off services (the “Roll-Off Services”).

C. Green Waste Collections.
In addition to the Services contained in Section 4 hereof, the Franchisee will collect Green Waste from Single-Family Residential Units once per month, as designated by the Franchisee; provided, that
(i) the Single-Family Residential Units requiring such collections notify the Service Provider no later than the end of the Business Day on the Friday immediately preceding the scheduled collection day, and
(ii) the Green Waste (A) is placed at the curbside no later than 7:00 a.m. on the scheduled collection day, (B) is reasonably contained, and (C) does not exceed three (3) cubic yards in total volume or have any individual item exceeding eight (8) feet in length. The Franchisee shall only be responsible for collecting, hauling and recycling or disposing of Green Waste from those Single-Family Residential Units that have complied with Sections 1 and 7.C. hereof.


Recycling Informational Poster Below

Manvel letter.updated

New Manvel Service Days Map

Information on recycling, including items that can and cannot be recycled