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New Automated Trash Trucks April 22, 2019

NEW AUTOMATED TRASH PICK-UP COMING SOON BEGINNING MONDAY, APRIL 22nd, 2019- EARTH DAY! Round Rock Refuse (a.k.a. Central Texas Refuse) will begin using AUTOMATED REFUSE COLLECTION TRUCKS throughout our district.  The refuse collection industry is moving away from manual collection as automated trucks are safer, faster, quieter and cleaner than the current method.  To enable this new automated system, homeowners will need to make a few adjustments to the way you put out your trash.  These changes include:
  • Using your current trash carts, set your cart on a flat surface at the edge of the curb or at the end of your driveway apron.
  • The cart must be a minimum of three (3) feet away from any objects such as mailboxes, trees, utility poles, vehicles, and your other cart on recycling days.
  • For those of...

Spring Bulk Pickup-Sat

SPRING 2019 BULK PICKUP On Saturday, MAY 4, 2019, starting at 7 am the Fern Bluff MUD will have its SPRING BULK PICKUP.  Round Rock Refuse, the MUD’s contractor for solid waste removal will collect trash and brush placed at the curb. Items must be placed on the curb NO LATER THAN MAY 4TH, at 7 a.m. Items placed after 7 a.m. will be the resident’s responsibility to dispose. When placing items, please do not block the sidewalk. Items may be placed in the street. If you encounter any pickup issues, please contact Central Texas Refuse at 512-255-4980. Items that can be discarded include:
  • Non-Freon appliances (washer, dryer, stove etc.) (Please provide 2 feet of side clearance for appliances)
  • Carpeting (must be less than 4’ long)
  • Furniture
  • Scrap metal (must be less than 4’ long)
  • Treated wood (fence materials)
  • Mattresses, box springs
  • Tree limbs *Please note...