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Collection Schedule

Residential Curbside Collection Schedule

In Tacoma, garbage and recycling containers are picked up on alternating weeks as food/yard waste. To find your Solid Waste collection schedule, click “View Schedule” below. Please note that this tool only generates calendars for residential customers. If you live in a multifamily unit or have questions about your business, please call (253) 502-2100 and a customer service technician will gladly assist you.


Holiday Collection Schedule

Tacoma Solid Waste Management does not pick up garbage, recycling or food/yard waste on:
  • New Year’s Day
  • Fourth of July
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
If your garbage pickup day falls on or after one of these holidays, collection will be one day later during those holiday weeks. All other collection days are on their regular schedule.