Environmental Services

Environmental Services

Curbside Recycling Collections and the Opt-In Recycling programs are resuming the week of January 19, 2021. The return of recycling collections will be phased in to allow blue bins to be collected every other week. All customers participating in the program will have their service restored by the second week in February 2021. DON’T MISS YOUR RECYCLING COLLECTION DAY! Customers can check their collection schedules by visiting https://elpasoesd.net/home/schedule.htm or by downloading the free ESD Works For You App. Questions? Chat with us online or call (915) 212-6000.


Environmental Services will be CLOSED Monday, January 18, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. All operations will resume as scheduled, Tuesday, January 19, 2020.


Welcome to Environmental Services, where we are committed to providing a clean, safe, healthy, and beautiful environment for all El Paso residents to enjoy.

Mission: To provide waste management and environmental protection for a better quality of life in El Paso.

Vision: Be recognized as the environmental services industry leader in partnership with our community.

Values: Safety – Integrity – Teamwork – Excellence.

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, vector control, and code compliance enforcement among other services to help keep our community clean and beautiful.


Report A Problem

Learn The Issues

Garbage and Recycling Bin Repair/Replacement

Live Christmas Tree Recycling

Citizen Collection Stations (CCS)

Free Mulch and Paint

Special Collections


Visit EPPD for Code Compliance Info