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. 

Residential Schedule

Waste Connections of Colorado Springs now offers two useful tools online and an app to download for residential customers.

My Schedule - enter your address and view your normal and holiday collection schedule.

Waste Wizard - search for any item you are not 100% sure you can put in your residential curbside collection.

To keep us all safe and to preserve the value of recyclables, please only place approved items in your residential Waste Connections containers.

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. 

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.