The Environmental Services Department is committed to providing a clean, safe, healthy and beautiful environment for all El Paso residents to enjoy. As part of our mission, the Environmental Services team strives to maintain top quality code enforcement, environmental health and integrated solid waste management services that have a direct impact on the future of our community.

The Environmental Services Department is responsible for providing a wide range of services to the residents of El Paso.     They include: garbage and curbside recycling collections, landfill operations, air quality monitoring, and code compliance enforcement among other services to help keep our community clean and beautiful.

Press Releases

    Citizen Collection Station on Delta Drive to Close

    Environmental Services
    Effective March 28, 2015, the City’s Environmental Service Department (ESD) will permanently close its Citizen Collection Station located at 4200 Delta Drive. Customers of this station are asked to use one of the four other stations located throughout the city. The nearest station to the affected site is located at 2492 Harrison Avenue.

    ESD Manager Earns Industry 40 Under 40 Recognition

    Environmental Services
    City of El Paso’s Solid Waste Operations Manager Cristian Benitez has been named to the Waste360’s first annual 40 Under 40 awards list...

    Blue Bin Audit

    Environmental Services
    In an effort to save taxpayer money and decrease the amount of trash and non-recyclable items found in blue recycling bins, the City of El Paso Environmental Services Department (ESD) is conducting a City-wide “Blue Bin Audit” starting Tuesday, October 24, 2016...