Are you disabled or age 65+ and need help getting your stuff picked up?
The City of Palestine Public Works Department will pick up items at your request.
You must provide proof of age and/or disability, as well as proof of residency and it must be verified no later than October 8, 2021 before a pick-up will be scheduled.
Eligibility may be approved by visiting Public Works Dept. located at 1620 W. Palestine Avenue. Contact Public Works Department by phone at 903-731-8423 for any questions or concerns.
The next Palestine Citywide Cleanup is scheduled for October 9th.
|ACCEPTABLE ITEMS||NOT ACCEPTABLE|
*Solid waste, including household garbage, furniture, lumber, shingles, and dried paint
*Metal items, including sheet metal, pipe, scrap iron, and cast iron
*Large appliances, including refrigerators, washers, dryers, a/c units, and televisions
*Car and light truck tires with no rims limited to 4 per household (tractor and large truck tires will not be accepted.
*Household chemicals, such as drain cleaners, liquid paint, and cleaning supplies
*Herbicides, pesticides, automotive fluids, or acids
Large appliances that have freon have to be evacuated by a certified technician and the item tagged by the technician regarding evacuation before it will be accepted.