Recycling & Solid Waste

Dumpsterstmp_1670358768773_107961616471626Each month, Kaufman County hosts a Clean-Up/Collection Event for Kaufman County residents. These events are held in different County locations each month so please check the schedules below listed under the Precincts or click on the link below.

See the 2023 Kaufman County Clean-up schedule (PDF).

Items taken at all locations for free during cleanup/collection events: mattresses, furniture, appliances, trash & recyclables. 


 Tires will be accepted for free on April 1st, April 15th, May 6th, June 10th & July 8th

Limit 10 per household until truck is full, Passenger vehicle tires only. (NO RIMS ALLOWED)

 Rendering of the new Justice Center

Kaufman Convenience Station will be open for you to bring items that are not being collected at the free eventCheck out for regular pricing. Coupons will need to be purchased by Friday at 4:30pm

Precinct 1

City of Kaufman/Kaufman County Convenience Station

701 Alton Street, Kaufman, TX 75142.

Recycling is free.

Hours of Operation: Tuesday through Saturday, 8 am to 4 pm.

Kaufman Convenience Station Phone: 972-932-2161

Free Collection Events in Precinct 1: 

January 7th, 2023 - 8 am - 4 pm

May 6th, 2023 - 8 am - 4 pm

September 9th, 2023 - 8 am - 4 pm

Precinct 2

Forney Convenience Station (Recycling Only)

12051 Pct Circle, Forney, TX 

Phone: 972-703-2626

   Free collection/recycling events in Precinct 2:

February 11th, 2023 - 8 am -4 pm

June 10th, 2023 - 8 am - 4 pm

October 7th, 2023 - 8 am - 4 pm

Precinct 3

Terrell Convenience Station

287 FM429, Terrell, TX

Phone: 972-703-2626

Free Collection Events in Precinct 3: 

March 4th, 2023 - 8 am - 4 pm

July 8th, 2023 - 8 am - 4 pm

November 4th, 2023 -  8 am - 4 pm

Precinct 4

Kemp Convenience Station

6520 Plainview Dr, Kemp, TX

Phone: 903-289-9881

Free Collection Events in Precinct 4: 

April 1st, 2023 - 8 am - 4 pm

August 5th, 2023 - 8 am - 4 pm

December2nd,2023 - 8 am - 4 pm

General Information

 At all locations the following items can be collected for a charge on the day of the event:

Residents may purchase permits at the Courthouse Annex, 100 N Washington, Kaufman, TX 75142. The Annex phone number is 469-376-4689.

Kaufman Convenience Station Pricing (PDF)

Kaufman County partners with Blackjack Disposal to provide solid waste convenience stations in both Kemp and Terrell and a recycling-only location in Forney. 

 At all locations accept the following items for a charge on the day of the event:

Tires, TV's, Computers, Microwaves, Latex Paint, Pesticide Containers, Hazardous household waste.


Check for pricing!

Items that will not be accepted:

Barbed wire, Bricks, Concrete, Construction Materials, Rock, Roofing Shingles, Brush, Boats, Travel Trailers, &

Dead Animals (of any Kind)

 Proof of residence will be required at all locations (Drivers License or Water Bill) 

Managed by Blackjack Disposal

Kaufman County also hosts a Hazardous Household Waste Collection Day and an Electronics Collection Day. Please check this page or the home page of the website as these events will be posted.