City Wide Clean Up Events

The City of Joshua’s Spring Clean-Up is scheduled for April 7-9, 2017 and the Fall Clean-Up is scheduled for November 3-5, 2017.  Gates will be open from 7 am to 6 pm.  Residents will be required to show proof of residency with a current trash bill.  Only one (1) load per residence will be accepted.  To drop off debris, use the 6th Street entrance to the Public Works Facility.

 

 

 

 

 

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS CLEAN-UP ITEMS WILL BE ACCEPTED ON JULY 29, 2017

Bring your hazardous materials for disposal because the Crude Cruiser will be in Joshua on JULY 29, 2017 from 9 am to 11 am!!!

You must purchase a voucher from the City for disposal and the fee is $47.00. The event will be at the Joshua Public Works Facility at 104 W 12th Street. Please enter at 6th Street and exit on 10th.

Questions?? Contact Kristin Hubacek at (817) 558-7447 or via email at khubacek@cityofjoshuatx.us.

Household Hazardous Waste ACCEPTABLE  Items:  acids; aerosol cans; antifreeze; batteries (all kinds, including car batteries); brake fluid; cooking oil; craft chemicals; degreasers; drain cleaners; fertilizer; fluorescent light bulbs; compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs); herbicides; household chemicals; motor oil; paints and stains; paint thinners; pest strips; pesticides; pharmaceuticals; photo chemicals; pool chemicals; oil filters; transmission fluid; varnish.

Household Hazardous Waste UNACCEPTABLE Items:  ammunition; asbestos; building materials; butane cylinders; electronics; explosives; medical waste; PCBs; propane cylinders; radioactive material; smoke detectors; tires; televisions.

 

PROPER PACKAGING:

– Bring liquid paint sorted by type (i.e. latex, oil based and lead based).

– Keep chemicals in their original containers; place broken or leaking containers in a second container of like material (i.e. glass for corrosives; metal for flammables).

– If a container has no label and its contents are known, please place a label on the container clearly stating the contents.

– Do not transport chemicals in the passenger compartment of your vehicle.  Put them in the trunk.

NOTE:  The City shall have the right to refuse to accept waste at the collection location in the reasonable judgment of the City if:

– The waste is not household hazardous waste.

– The waste fails to meet other established criteria established by the participating City agreement, or that have been established by Fort Worth subsequent to the execution of the agreement.

– The individual does not have sufficient identification to establish that he/she is a resident of the City of Joshua.

– The waste of the individual presents a hazard to the ECC or to persons or property at the EEC.