The Citizens Convenience and Recycling Center was opened in order to provide Mesquite residents the ability to dispose of junk and other items at no cost. The facility is open only to Mesquite residents and will only take materials generated at the residence. The Convenience Center is located at 3550 Lawson Road (adjacent to the compost facility)
Days/Hours of Operation: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed:Wednesday, Sunday and all holidays
General Rules and Restrictions: All persons using the Center must provide proof of residency such as a water bill or a valid Texas driver's license. Use of the center is restricted to City of Mesquite solid waste customers and only materials generated from the residence will be accepted at the Center. Residents will be limited to one visit to the site per month. No disposal of materials from commercial properties will be permitted. The City may reject any and all materials that facility personnel determine not suitable for disposal.
Acceptable Items:Trash, yard waste, fencing, furniture, lumber, appliances, automotive batteries, tires (limit 4) and small amounts of concrete and bricks
Recyclable Items: Plastic containers, newspaper, magazines, telephone books, chipboard, cardboard, tin, steel, aluminum, glass, and all types of metal, and electronic waste (computers, monitors, televisions, etc)
Unacceptable Items:Hazardous materials (pesticides, chemicals, solvents) paint, commercially generated waste, roofing materials, rocks, dirt, oil and other automotive fluids