Residential Garbage Collection

Regular trash is picked up twice a week; however, if you have oversized items for pick-up, you need to call your trash collection company to schedule a pick-up. The number for Southwest Disposal Corp is 575-434-1109.

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Holiday Schedule

Southwest Disposal will be closed in observance of the following holidays.

Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019

Monday routes will be serviced on Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Tuesday routes will be serviced on Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Independence Day, Friday, July 5, 2019

Thursday routes will be serviced on Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Friday routes will be serviced on Thursday, July 4, 2019

Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2019

Monday routes will be serviced on Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Tuesday routes will be serviced on Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 28, 2019

Regular Thursday route will be serviced on Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Friday route will run as normal

Christmas Holiday, Wednesday, December 25, 2019

New Years Day Holiday, Wednesday, January 1, 2020


Southwest Disposal will run a regular schedule on all other holidays not listed above.

Trash Pickup Map

The blue highlighted area covers locations where trash is picked up on Mondays & Thursdays.

The orange highlighted area covers locations where trash is picked up on Tuesdays & Fridays.

View an interactive map, and select "Trash Pickup" from the Layer List to see if your address is located in the blue or orange highlighted area, or you can also call Southwest Disposal at 575-434-1109, and provide them with your address to determine your trash pickup day.

Trash Pickup Map, Map of Alamogordo with Monday/Thursday & Tuesday/Friday trash pickup locations hig