Environmental Services

Environmental Services

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The Hal Flanders Recycling Center will NOT be accepting ELECTRONICS  until further notice.
For more information contact Environmental Services Department at:
Phone: (432) 294- 3183

The Recycling Center is NOW accepting tree limbs from RESIDENTS ONLY (Trash Account Holders).
*Residential size loads ONLY* 
For more information: Contact the Environmental Services office at:
Phone: (432) 294-3183
Email: environmental.services@cityofalpine.com

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TIRE RECYCLING  - The Hal Flanders Recycling Center is collecting tires from the public for a fee:

 Price per tire  
 Passenger Tires up to 19.5"   $ 5.00 ea. (Rim + $5.00) 
 Truck Tires 20” to 24”   $ 10.00 ea.  (Rim + $15.00)
 Tractor Tires 24” and up   $ 75.00 ea.  (Rim + $20.00)

Tire Recycling is by appointment ONLY
Please call and schedule an appointment at the following number:
Phone: (432) 294-3183

NEW SORTING PROCEDURE - Sept. 28th, 2022
To streamline part of the Recycling Process and to make it easier for our visitors:
All MIXED PAPER, NEWSPAPER & PLASTICS can be single streamed and will be placed into the same designated compactor.

The Recycling Center ONLY services City of Alpine and Brewster County Residents.
- Be prepared to present a City utility bill or proof of residence.

Do not place anything including brush or tree limbs next to a dumpster as this is illegal dumping and may result in a fine of up to $500.

Littering on public or private property

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Contact Us:
Environmental Services/Recycling Center: (432) 294-3183
Texas Disposal Systems: (432) 837-0845
City of Alpine: (432) 837-3301

Hal Flanders Recycling Center

UPDATE - Tumbled Glass
Due to the safety of our visitors, the Recycling Techs will hand out the tumbled glass. Due to high demand glass will be limited to 1 bucket per person. 

Sanitation Rates

The City of Alpine owns a landfill east of the city. The landfill is contract operated by Texas Disposal Systems. 
All questions concerning Refuse Service should be referred to Texas Disposal Systems at 837-0845.

For City of Alpine sanitation rates please call: (432) 837 - 3301

Business commercial dumpsters will be serviced weekly unless the business makes other arrangements with the city.
Residential accounts located outside the city limits are charged 1.5 times the in-city rate.

Refuse Charges are subject to local and state Sales Tax.

Citizens who live outside the city limits and desire to deposit their household refuse in a city container must purchase a Refuse Permit.  Application for New Service

Commercial establishments that need dedicated refuse containers with specific pick-up schedules should contact Texas Disposal Systems at 837-0845.

City of Alpine Landfill Rates:


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Funding made possible by the Texas Commission for Environmental Quality through the Rio Grande Council of Governments.