Schedule

Waste Connections of Colorado Springs provides convenient, reliable customer service and El Paso County regional trash pickup schedules for our residential, commercial and construction customers in Colorado Springs, Falcon, Black Forest, Fountain and Security-Widefield. Certain guidelines do apply to our regular pickup schedule.

Biweekly Recycling Schedule

Residential recycling collection will be every other week. Your pickup is on your regular Waste Connections of Colorado Springs trash service day.

Holiday Schedule

The following holidays impact the collection schedule:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Your holiday collection schedule will run 1 day late if your normal pickup day falls on or after the holiday within the same week. For instance, a regularly scheduled Monday Colorado Springs trash pickup will be on Tuesday.

2018 Christmas & 2019 New Year's Holiday Schedule

Year Date Day Schedule Details
2018 Dec 24 Monday Collection normal.  Office closed.

Dec 25
Tuesday Collection rescheduled to Wednesday. Office closed.
  Dec 26
Wednesday Collection rescheduled to Thursday pickup
  Dec 27 Thursday Collection rescheduled to Friday pickup.
  Dec 28 Friday Collection rescheduled to Saturday pickup.
  Dec 31
Monday Collection normal.  Office closes at 2PM.
 2019 Jan 1
Tuesday Collection rescheduled to Wednesday pickup. Office closed.

Jan 2
Wednesday Collection rescheduled to Thursday pickup.
  Jan 3 Thursday Collection rescheduled to Friday pickup.
  Jan 4 Friday Collection rescheduled to Saturday pickup.

Memorial Day

Year Date Day Schedule Details
2019 May 27
Monday Collection rescheduled to Tuesday.  Office closed.

May 28
Tuesday Collection rescheduled to Wednesday pickup.
  May 29
Wednesday Collection rescheduled to Thursday pickup.
  May 30
Thursday Collection rescheduled to Friday pickup.
  May 31
Friday Collection rescheduled to Saturday pickup.

Independence Day

Year Date Day Schedule Details
2019 Jul 1
Monday Collection normal.

Jul 2
Tuesday Collection normal.
  Jul 3
Wednesday Collection normal.
  Jul 4
Thursday Collection rescheduled to Friday pickup. Office closed.
  Jul 5
Friday Collection rescheduled to Saturday pickup.

Labor Day

Year Date Day Schedule Details
2019 Sep 2
Monday Collection rescheduled to Tuesday.  Office closed.

Sep 3
Tuesday Collection rescheduled to Wednesday pickup.
  Sep 4
Wednesday Collection rescheduled to Thursday pickup
  Sep 5
Thursday Collection rescheduled to Friday pickup.
  Sep 6
Friday Collection rescheduled to Saturday pickup.

Thanksgiving Day

Year Date Day Schedule Details
2019 Nov 25
Monday Collection normal.

Nov 26
Tuesday Collection normal.
  Nov 27
Wednesday Collection normal.
  Nov 28
Thursday Collection rescheduled to Friday pickup. Office closed.
  Nov 29
Friday Collection rescheduled to Saturday pickup. Office closes at 2PM.

 Christmas Day

Year Date Day Schedule Details
2019 Dec 23
Monday Collection normal.

Dec 24
Tuesday Collection normal.  Office closed.
  Dec 25
Wednesday Collection rescheduled to Thursday pickup.  Office closed.
  Dec 26
Thursday Collection rescheduled to Friday pickup. 
  Dec 27
Friday Collection rescheduled to Saturday pickup.

New Year's Day

Year Date Day Schedule Details
2019 Dec 30
Monday Collection normal.

Dec 31
Tuesday Collection normal.  Office closes at 2PM.
 2020 Jan 1
Wednesday Collection rescheduled to Thursday pickup.  Office closed.
  Jan 2
Thursday Collection rescheduled to Friday pickup. 
  Jan 3 Friday Collection rescheduled to Saturday pickup.