Important Storm Debris Collection Update for July 24, 2024

Best Trash will collect bagged storm debris on Wednesday, July 24, 2024. Please have your bagged storm debris prepared and placed at the curb for collection by 7 am.

Important Note: These dedicated trucks will only collect bagged debris. These trucks will not pick up household trash.

Best Trash will also not collect large storm debris such as fences, and limbs. Fort Bend County is working on heavy storm debris collection. No definitive timeline was provided to MUD140 as damage in the county was extensive. Please see the previous updates for more information regarding heavy storm damage collection.

Notice to Purchasers

The real property that you are about to purchase is located in Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 140 (“District”) and may be subject to district taxes. The district may, subject to voter approval, impose taxes and issue bonds. The district may impose an unlimited rate of tax in payment of such bonds. The current tax rate levied by the District on property within the District is 0.9200 per $100 of assessed value.

Notice to Purchasers (PDF)

Important Update Regarding Hurricane Beryl Debris Removal

Best Trash extends sympathy for all of those affected by the storm. We understand that this is a catastrophic event and that it will take some time for the County to clean up the area. Please note that storm debris is not part of the normal, heavy trash collection. Our main focus will be to collect household trash. Please ensure that the storm debris is separate from your regular trash to avoid any confusion.

Regular trash and recycling will be serviced as normal going forward.

Fort Bend County Road & Bridge is coordinating the collection and removal of disaster debris within Fort Bend County. Fort Bend County Road & Bridge will begin debris collection and removal beginning early next week. In order to recycle as many materials as possible, residents are asked to separate disaster debris into the following piles:

  • Construction and Demolition Materials
  • Electronic Waste
  • Household Hazardous Waste
  • White Goods
  • Vegetative materials (trees, limbs, brush, leaves, etc.)


Normal Household Trash – normal household waste, recyclables and bagged debris of any kind will not be collected with your storm debris. Please continue to follow your normal garbage removal schedule.

Please note that this operation is ONLY for disaster debris. Please do not attempt to place garbage or other household refuse with the disaster debris, as it will not be accepted, and will delay your storm debris collections. Regular trash removal services in the community will continue as scheduled.

Please place the debris piles at the curb in the public right-of-way (not in ditches) in front of your home or business as soon as possible. Please do not block any public utility such as fire hydrants, water valves, road signs, etc. If properly separated, it will be picked up by crews.

Fort Bend County | Hurricane Beryl Recovery Information