Solid Waste Services


July 4th Independence Day Holiday - Pick Up Schedule

  • There will be Regular Collection for solid waste and recycling
  • The Old Foothills Landfill will be closed.
  • Solid Waste offices will be closed.

Las Cruces Utilities provides safe, economical, environmentally sound, and aesthetically pleasing Solid Waste management while meeting regulatory requirements and current growth needs of our community.

We supply trash containers to approximately 30,000 residential and 2,100 commercial customers and dispose of approximately 6,000 TONS of trash per month. The residential system uses a one-person collection vehicle that collects waste on a designated pick-up day once a week.

We continually strive to provide the best service to our customers in the most efficient and timely manner possible.

Please contact Customer Service to receive or disconnect your solidwaste services at (575) 541-2111. 



Solid Waste

Klaus Kemmer, Administrator

(575) 528-3700