July 23, 2024

Garbage pile in trash dump or landfill. Pollution concept.

Free landfill Day this Saturday

The City of San Antonio is hosting Free Landfill Day this Saturday, July 13th if you want to unload any junk. Between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m., just go to any one of the participating city landfill sites.

The free landfill dump is only available to residents of San Antonio who pay a solid waste rate. Participants must bring  a valid I.D. along with a copy of their most recent CPS Energy bill. Loads must be secured by a tarp per city regulation.

The participating sites will accept things like appliances, bagged litter, brush, carpet, furniture, mattresses, tires, toilets, water heaters, fencing materials.

They won’t industrial, commercial or construction waste or accept hazardous waste or paint cans.


  • Bitters Brush Recycling Center, 1800 Wurzbach Pkwy. (Brush only)
  • Bitters Bulky Waste Collection Center, 1800 Wurzbach Pkwy. (Bulky items only)
  • Republic Services Landfill, 7000 IH 10 E
  • Rigsby Avenue Bulky Waste Collection Center, 2755 Rigsby Ave. (Bulky items only)
  • Frio City Road Bulky Waste Collection Center, 1531 Frio City Road (Bulky items only)
  • Southside Brush & Bulky Waste Collection Center, 5450 Castroville Road (Brush and bulky items only)
  • Culebra Road Bulky Waste and HHW Collection Center, 7030 Culebra Road (Bulky items and HHW only)
  • Nelson Gardens Brush Recycling Center, 8963 Nelson Road (Brush only)
  • Waste Management Landfill, 8611 Covel Road
  • TDS Transfer Station, 11601 Starcrest (Bulky items only)