Trash & Recycling

The Town of Westlake contracts with Republic Services for trash & recycling service. Pick-up is every Friday, with bulky pick-up on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month. 

If you require additional trash carts, there will be a charge of $5 per month. Additional recycling carts are free. 

If you have a broken or missing cart, you believe your trash was not picked up, or you have questions or concerns, please contact your Public Works Assistant at 817.490.5732 or email

Here are some notes from Republic Services regarding Bulky Pick-up:

Basic Bulk: Furniture, old mattresses, TVs, wooden fence panels (cut in half), carpet (placed in four foot rolls). All items must weigh 50 pounds or less. 

Appliances: Republic will pick up one appliance per trip. Freon items require that Freon be removed and tagged by a licensed professional. Please remove the doors from appliances like refrigerators and washing machines. 

Yard Waste: Brush must be cut, tied, and bundled. Tree branches must be no larger than 4" in diameter, bundled in lengths no greater than 4', and weigh no more than 50 pounds each. Grass will be picked up if bagged or in personal container. Please place all materials in bundles, bags, or containers.

Non-Acceptable items: Construction materials, swimming pool filters & chemicals, automotive parts, concrete, sand, dirt, gravel, rock, large trees uncut or bundled, and chemicals.