City of El Paso will replace broken trash, recycling bin lids for free

Garbage Recycling Lid Replacement graphic. Credit: City of El Paso.

If the lid to your garbage or recycling bin is broken, the city’s Environmental Services Department will fix it for free.

Residents can take their garbage or recycling containers to any of the citizen collection stations to have it fixed without having to call 311 and wait seven to 10 business days.

The city’s citizen collection stations are open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday at the following locations:

  • Northeast - 4501 Hondo Pass Drive
  • Central - 2492 Harrison Avenue
  • Westside - 121 Atlantic Road
  • Eastside - 1034 Pendale Road
  • Far Eastside - 3510 Confederate Road

The collection stations allow residents to take trash, household hazardous waste and bulky items for disposal.

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