About Solid Waste

The goal of the Solid Waste Department is to work as a team to provide customers friendly solid waste services in a safe and professional manner, at a competitive rate for the citizens of Copperas Cove. The Solid Waste Department is responsible for the efficient management and operation of the Solid Waste Operational Center, which consists of residential, recycling, brush and commercial collections, proper disposal at the transfer station, and the collection of recyclables through its recycling center. This department also oversees the curbside pick-up of solid waste generated by residential households. This includes the oversight to ensure that a high quality of service is provided to all Copperas Cove residents.

Types of Payment accepted
Local Check
Credit Cards- Visa, Mastercard, and Discover

 In our continuing efforts to provide higher quality service, the Solid Waste Department has implemented a survey form for citizens of Copperas Cove. Please take a minute to fill out and submit the Customer Satisfaction Survey Form.

F.O.G.-Fats,Oils and Grease
Central Texas College Enactus has partnered with the City of Copperas Cove to help residents recycle their used cooking oil FREE through one central location.
More information

Larry Scott
Larry ScottSolid Waste Director

Solid Waste
2605 S. FM 116
Copperas Cove, TX 76522
Ph: (254) 547-4242

Hours of operation:
Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm
Scale closes at 3:30pm

The Transfer Station is open five Saturdays per year from 8:00am-12:00pm:
 The 2nd Sat in March
 The 4th Sat in April
 The 3rd Sat in June
 The last Sat in September
 The 3rd Sat in November