Texarkana City-Wide Clean-up Begins This Saturday, March 5
Residents of both Texarkana, Texas, and Arkansas will have the opportunity to dispose of bulk waste and trash beginning on March 5th every first Saturday for the city-wide cleanup.
Texas side residents have the option of curbside bulk waste pick up every week. with an additional option on the first Saturday of each month where residents can take their bulk items to the Waste Management office at 2708 W. 7th Street from 8 am-12 pm.
“We are excited to begin cleaning up our City on the Arkansas-side,” Ellington said. “We ask residents to join with us to make our community a cleaner environment for us to live, work and play.”
Arkansas side residents will have four dumpster locations available to them on the first Saturday of each month beginning March 5.
The dumpsters will be located at Vera Bradfield at 616 Euclid Street, Bobby Ferguson Park at 3415 E. 50th St. for Eastside gravel parking lot, George Williams Park 415 Seibert Street, and Ed Worrell Park 2000 E. 35th Street.
Prohibited items include no commercial business or contractors allowed, no large appliances with refrigerant or furniture, no washers or sofas, no tires or wheels, no automobile parts, batteries or fluids, no dead animals, no building materials, no yard waste, no railroad ties, no herbicide or pesticides, no petroleum-contaminated soil/lead paint chips, no concrete, bricks, rock or dirt, no paint, no electronics, no chemical products or liquids, no fluorescent tubes, no hazardous waste, no propane, no radioactive materials, no antifreeze, no asbestos or contaminated materials, no barrels or industrial waste.