ECO Center

The ECO Center will be closed on Friday, December 23rd through Monday, December 26th in observance of the Christmas holiday.
The ECO Center will also be closed Monday, January 2nd.

  Attendants will not be on site during these time.
Regular business hours will resume December 27th.
Did you know?  Free mulch is available at the ECO Center located at 702 61st Street!

NEW! The ECO Center now accepts recyclable items 24/7 - please place items in the appropriate bins. Brush and brown materials not accepted after 4:30 PM, Monday through Sunday. Please note staff is only available to assist between 8 AM and 4:45 PM.

OUR APOLOGIES! The ECO Center is unable to accept brush deposits at this time.
We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

Home Collection

The City of Galveston offers monthly home collection of recyclables to elderly and disabled residents. To register for this service please, call 409-797-3630 or email public works.

Attention residents:
As of July 1st, 2016, crews will collect materials the
second Wednesday of the month, excluding holidays.


Local Bins

Residents are encouraged to use the paper and cardboard collection bins located at Lindale Park. This remote recycling site is a collaboration between the City of Galveston and the University Area Association. Please note Lindale Park is located at the intersection of Fourth Street and Marine Drive.