Garbage and Recycling

What are the Recycling/Garbage Collection Charges and Schedule?

Every Saturday April through October
Second and fourth Saturdays from November through March
Hours are 8 a.m. until noon


Garbage Disposal - Bags provided by you
Fee: Up to 13 gallon size bag $2.00 /  14-32 gallon size bag $4.00 / 32 gallon size or larger $6.00


Metals NOW accepted - Must be clean metal - Individual pieces


Recycling is free to Rusk County residents

**Businesses are not allowed to bring recycling to the drop off points - this is a Rusk County restriction**

Cans and Metals for LEPC (Local Emergency Planning Committee)

Big Bend recycles aluminum cans and metals for the Big Bend LEPC Trailer and Equipment Fund

Rusk County Web Site - Recycling Information

See this site for the latest Rusk County information