Brush Recycling

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Brush Recycling/Drop-Off

Residents that live in the full purpose Round Rock city limits and pay city taxes (not simply RRISD taxes) may drop off brush (up to 2 cubic yards) for free at the Brush Recycling Center, 310 Deepwood Drive, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

Accepted: Tree trimmings, branches and other parts of shrubs. Trees and leaves must be free of trash and rocks.

*Bagged leaves and grass are accepted separately from brush drop off for residents only.*

Not accepted: Landscape waste (compost), palm trees, cacti, tree stumps, treated wood (telephone poles, railroad ties) demolition debris, rock concrete, hazardous waste and household garbage.

Just a friendly reminder. If you’ve scheduled a brush/tree limb curbside pickup at your home, please have the limbs placed curbside following preparation directions ASAP. We’re doing our best to provide pickup service as fast as we can. Be patient as the service is already in high demand. Residents have three options for removal of downed tree limbs. Request curbside pickup online here: For faster service, you may take limbs to the Brush Recycle Center or Cut and bundle limbs for curbside pickup on your regular trash pickup day. More information about services here:

Drop off Prices

Residents living inside Round Rock City limits must prove residency by showing a current City of Round Rock water bill and valid drivers license to qualify for free drop off (up to 2 cubic yards). Enter your address here to be sure you live within the City limits. 

Note: a cubic yard is measured by (height x width x length). Height, width and length are measured in feet. CASH or CHECK accepted ONLY.
Load Size Residents Non
Small Load (2 cubic yards) of brush  No Charge $15 per load
Medium Load (2-4 cubic yards) of brush $20 per load $20 per load
Large Load (more than 4 cubic yards) of brush  $40 per load $40 per load

Residential Curbside Pick Up Information

Residents can request that brush be picked up at their home. This service is provided to Round Rock residents that live within the Round Rock city limits and pay City of Round Rock taxes. Residential curbside brush pick-up is contracted through  Round Rock Refuse. Pick-up service is on Wednesdays. Requests deadline is 4 p.m. on Tuesday. 

The service charge is $25 for the first five minutes and $1 for each additional minute. The charge for this service is based on the length of time it takes to gather the material utilizing a brush truck with a grapple arm. The fee will appear on the resident’s City of Round Rock water utility bill.

Pick-up Requirements: 
 Brush must be piled along the curb, with limbs no longer than 10 feet and not bundled. The brush should be unobstructed (not too close to another tree, fence, mailbox, vehicle, etc).

Service Requests:  Requests can be made online or by calling the Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department at 512-218-5540.

Free Mulch

Residents must live inside Round Rock city limits, pay City of Round Rock taxes and have proof of residency by showing a current City of Round Rock water bill and valid drivers license, qualify for free mulch. Residents may load up to 2 cubic yards of mulch during the center’s hours of operation. Or opt to pay $10 for a BRC team member to load the mulch for you ($5 for each additional cubic yard). No commercial vehicles, dump trucks or large trailers qualify for free residential mulch.

Brush Recycling Center 
9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Saturday
310 Deepwood Drive
Round Rock, Texas 78681
For information, contact Forestry Manager Emsud Horozovic at 512-218-5540.