Garbage and Recycling

What are the Recycling/Garbage Collection Charges and Schedule?

Every Saturday April 1 through October 31 – Hours: 08:00am – Noon
Second and fourth Saturdays from November 1 through March 31 – Hours: 08:00am – Noon

Recycling Center is located at the Town Hall – N1195 Hwy 40

Garbage Disposal – Bags provided by you
Fee: Up to 13 gallon size bag $2.00 / 14-32 gallon size bag $4.00 / $6.00 for large bags

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**

Rusk County Web Site – Recycling Information
Cans for Rusk County First Responders

Big Bend recycles aluminum cans for the EMT/EMR Recruitment Fund (EMT/EMR training is approximately $900.00)