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Municipal Solid Waste Planning and Reporting

Information and resources to help regions and communities manage municipal solid waste. Summaries of amounts and types of municipal solid waste managed each year, and remaining capacity. Historical information about closed landfills.

Annual Summary of Municipal Solid Waste Management in Texas
Yearly summaries of municipal solid waste management and landfill capacity in the regions of Texas.

Municipal Solid Waste Annual Reporting Program
Forms and instructions for submitting a municipal solid waste annual report.

Inventory of Closed Municipal Solid Waste Landfills
Information about an inventory of closed and abandoned municipal solid waste sites.

Regional Solid Waste Grants Program
Provides grants to regional councils of governments for solid waste management activities and to implement solid waste management plans.

Regional Councils of Governments
Councils of governments coordinate with TCEQ on municipal solid waste management programs and services that cross jurisdictional boundaries.

Managing Municipal Solid Waste through General and Special Law Districts
Information to help general law districts—such as Water Control and Improvement Districts, Municipal Utility Districts, and Special Utility Districts—and special law districts provide municipal solid waste services.