Recycling Program

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The Sanitation Department provides recycling services to the people of Longview. All Longview residents who pay a City of Longview water bill receive a 95 gallon trash cart along with a 95 gallon recycling cart. Both carts are black with the trash cart having a black lid and the recycling cart having a blue lid. Cart service is provided once per week. To find your collection day visit the Sanitation Website.

Items that can go in the recycling cart are: All clean plastics, All clean metal cans and All paper/cardboard. Items that cannot go in the blue recycling cart include: Styrofoam, Glass*, Food/Liquids, Clothing, or Wood. For questions concerning certain items visit our FAQ page or call Sanitation at 903-237-1250.

Commercial recycling service is provided to qualifying commercial establishments. Visit our Commercial Recycling page for more information.

*Glass bottles and jars can be taken to the Compost Site and several locations throughout Longview for glass recycling.

Texas Commission On Environmental Quality Recycling Resources