Solid Waste

Director

2016-10-05 18.32.01

OFFICE HOURS PHONE/FAX/EMAIL ADDRESS
Monday- Friday
8 AM- 3 PM
Saturday 8 AM -3 PM
Sunday - Closed
Phone: 575-894-6939  
after hours/emergency:894-7111
email: recycle@torcnm.org
Mail & Deliveries:
505 Sims
T or C, NM 87901

SOLID WASTE DIVISION INFORMATION

The Sanitation Division collects and disposes of solid wastes for our customers here in Truth or Consequences. We have a fleet of trucks that regularly empty the poly carts and dumpsters located throughout the City.
Holiday Hours and closures:
Friday April 19,2019 The Recycle and Waste Collection center will close at 11:00 AM in Observance of Spring day. All Residential and Commercial trash routes will run as normal.

Saturday April 27, 2019 Free Spring Cleanup day. 

 Friday May, 3, 2019 The Recycle and Waste Collection center will close at 11:00 AM in Observance of Fiesta Day. All Residential and Commercial trash routes will run as normal

 Monday May 27, 2019 The Recycle and Waste Collection center will be closed in Observance of Memorial Day. All Residential and Commercial trash routes will run as normal.

 Thursday July 4, 2019 The Recycle and Waste Collection center will be closed in Observance of Independence Day. All Residential and Commercial trash routes will run as normal.

Monday September 2, 2019 The Recycle and Waste Collection center will be closed in Observance of Labor Day. All Residential and Commercial trash routes will run as normal.

 Monday October 14, 2019 The Recycle and Waste Collection center will be closed in Observance of Columbus Day. All Residential and Commercial trash routes will run as normal.

Monday November 11, 2019 The Recycle and Waste Collection center will be closed in Observance of Veterans Day. All Residential and Commercial trash routes will run as normal.

 Wednesday November 27, 2019 The recycle and Waste Collection center will be open as well as the routes will be doubled up for that day and Thursday November 28, 2019. Customers that normally have their trash picked up on Thursday will need to have their trash curbside by 7 AM on Wednesday November 27, 2019

 On November 28, 2019 The Recycle and Waste Collection Center will be closed as well as NO routes will be run.

 On November 29, 2019 The Recycle and Waste Collection center will be closed but all residential and commercial trash routes will run as normal.

 On December 24, 2019 The Recycle and Waste Collection center will be closed but all residential and commercial trash routes will run as normal.

 On December 25, 2019 The Recycle and Waste Collection Center will be closed for Christmas day as well as NO routes will be run.

 On December 26, 2019 the recycle and Waste Collection Center will be open as well as the routes will be doubled up for that day and Friday December 26, 2019Customers that normally have their trash picked up on Friday will need to have their trash curbside by 7 AM on Friday December 26, 2019

 

 



Waste Collection and Recycling Center
601 Nadyne Court, Truth or Consequences
Open Monday-Saturday 8 am-PM
  Waste Collection & Recycling Drop off Yard
601 Nadyne Court, Truth or Consequences
Open Saturdays 8 am-PM

Waste Collection Center Accepts: 
City and County Residents 
Private Haulers 
Commercial Waste Haulers 
Small pick-ups of C & D 
Municipal Household waste 
Yard Waste 
Tires 
Clean Used Oil
Tree Branches
 
Recycling Center Accepts: 
Aluminum Cans 
Cardboard  
Mixed Paper, Pressed Board 
Newspaper 
Plastic #1 & #2
Scrap Metals 
Tin Cans 
E- Waste- Batteries, Electric Motors, Power supplies
Glass

 

 

1) Operator reserves the right to refuse any load that is not in compliance with NMSWB Regulations 20.9.2.-20.9 NMAC 

2) No waste or trash shall be placed or dumped on roadway, arroyos, open fields, or at facility gates. Violators will be subject to:

  • Illegal Dumping Fines under State and Federal Regulation
  • City Fines under Illegal Dumping
  • Disposal and Clean up Fees
  • Etc.

3) Residents may use the recycling drop off yard at no charge. It is the residents' responsibility to dispose of excess waste at the Collection Center drop off floor.

4) All residents, contractors or visitors must stop at the scale house before entering this facility

 

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THE FOLLOWING RULES AND RESTRICTIONS APPLY FOR ALL VISITORS TO THE FACILITY:
* Children and pets must remain in vehicles
* Smoking is prohibited in the Waste Collection Center 
* Credit / Debit Card payments not accepted
* Random Load Inspections 
* All Charges Are Subject to Gross Receipts Tax
* Unsecured or Untarped Loads will be charged additional fees
  Prohibited Waste: 
* Burn Barrels or Ash Waste 
* Medical or Infectous Waste 
* Sludge Waste or Live Stock Manure 
* Dead Animals or Mortality Waste 
* Asbestos Pipes or Residues 
* Hazardous Waste or Special Waste 
As per NMED Regulations
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AFTER HOURS RECYCLING TRAILER PICTURES 737
The Recycling Trailer is set at different locations throughout the city each week.

You may drop-off Cardboard (please flatten boxes), Newspaper, Mixed Paper, Plastics #1 & #2 (plastic bags included), Tin Cans, and Aluminum Cans.

Please separate and NO trash.

Monday - Friday from 9am - 1pm 
The trailer is at the Senior Citizen Meal Site by the City Library on 4th Street.

Monday - Friday from 9am - 1pm
The trailer is at the parking lot directly below CHF Thrift store.

Monday - Friday from 8am-3pm, Saturday from 8am-3pm
601 Nadyne Court takes additional items such as Glass, E waste, Metal, Refrigerators, Freezers, AC Units. 

After Hours Monday - Thursday from 2:30pm - 9am
The recycling trailer is on the lot next to the Village of Williamsburg Municipal Building.

The Recycling Trailer may also be used for special events. Contact us for further information if interested in one for an event you may have coming up. 

For our rates, see the Utilities page.

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