Cuero Collection and Recycling Drop off Center

Disposal Rates - Per Load

  • Charges may be added to your City Utility Bill if so desire by bringing current utility bill.
  • 200 Lbs or less...................................................................$15
  • *In addition to each pound thereafter................................$0.10
The Cuero Collection and Recycling Drop Off Center will not accept the following items:
  • Materials classified as hazardous waste.
  • Any other materials restricted by landfill and/or TCEQ.
  • concrete
Accepted Items at the Cuero Collection and Recycling Drop-Off Center
  • *Air conditioners/Refrigerators (freon removed)
  • Aluminum cans (Proceeds go to Keep Cuero Beautiful)
  • Anti-freeze
  • Auto batteries
  • Rechargeable Batteries
  • Auto oil
  • **Brush
  • Cardboard
  • Cell Phones
  • Books (hard cover removed), Magazines/phone books
  • Metal (lawnmowers, etc. must have fluids drained)
  • Newspapers
  • Unsoiled paper, cracker/cereal boxes, soda boxes
  • Plastics (number 1-5 only)
  • Feed Sacks (paper)
  • Steel Cans ( vegetable, dog/cat food-rinsed)
  • ***Tires
** Brush cost listed below.
***The tires disposal costs listed below

Electronic Waste Event held once a year

Items Not Accepted

  • Asbestos
  • Concrete
  • Hazardous waste
  • Paint

Brush Disposal

  • The facility is only for organic materials
  • Brush loads must only be placed in designated locations
  • No trash, plastic bags, construction materials, bricks, CMU blocks, municipal solid waste, hazardous waste, material from commercial, industrial, sites, or metal material is allowed.
  • Bags holding organic material must be emptied and the bag removed from the site by the customer.
  • Vehicles must remain on designated roads, as other areas of this site are high security and must not be entered.
**Brush Disposal Fees and Charges


  • Brush Only - Inside City Limits (ICL)

    Residential ... $0.04 per pound

***Tire Disposal
  • $3 per light duty passenger tire
  • $4.25 per light duty truck tire
  • $10 per heavy duty truck tire Rx20 thru 12.00Rx22.5: $12.00 per Tire
  • $55 per tractor motor grader tire (14.00/24 thru 18.4x42)


Fresh Double Ground Mulch

Brush only on Tuesdays at City Yard on Cheatham Road 
9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m 
Must have City Utility Bill in order to utilize free service