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Residential Service

Residential Curbside Automated Collection; carts are provided by Waste Management.

  • Limits: The contents of the cart only.
  • Good advice: Bag your garbage, it helps keep the environment free from litter and keeps your cart cleaner.
  • Placement: Please place your carts on the curb with the lid opening towards the street no later than 6:00 am.

Commercial Service

Containers are available in the following sizes: 1.5 and 3 cubic yards. We provide service within the county five days a week.

  • Collection hours: Mon-Fri 5:00 am to 8:00 pm.
  • Limits: Material must be placed into the container with lids closed.
  • Extra services: Extra empties are available for an additional charge.

Requests/changes for commercial accounts please contact the town of Taos at 575/751-2019.

Roll Off Service

Containers are available in the following sizes:

1. 20 (8'X20'X4'), 
2. 30 (8'X20'X6')

  • Collection hours: 7:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Limits: Material must be placed into the container and be level, the container will be tarped for transport to minimize litter.
  • Maximum weight - 8 tons.

Requests/changes for Roll off services please contact our Call Center at 505/892-1200.

Billing Cycle

  • Residential and commercial services are billed by the town of Taos.
  • Commercial and roll off services are billed monthly in arrears. Roll off services are billed by Waste Management
  • Click Here for ezPayOptions for paying online with credit card or checking account are available at - click here.

Unacceptable Material

Unacceptable items include but are not limited to:

  • Material in liquid form
  • Hazardous waste
  • Special waste
  • Asbestos waste
  • Needles and syringes - Click Here - For disposal options

Please call Waste Management at 575/751-0708 before disposing of any item in which you have concerns. Each one of us has the responsibility of protecting the environment.