EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – El Paso County Public Works is hosting two free community events on Saturday, April 15th from 8 a.m. to noon. The department’s goal is to provide residents an opportunity to safely dispose of household waste – unwanted items.

Here is a list of drop off instructions and locations:

• Fabens: 199 Citizen Transfer Station Rd, Fabens, Texas 79835

• Westway: 1002 Tiffany Rd., Canutillo, Texas 79835

Passenger tires, bulk trash, and electronic waste will be accepted as follows:


  • A total of 1,500 tires will be accepted.
  • Only 5 tires per residence.
  • Tires must be 17 inches or smaller.
  • Tires from retailers will NOT be accepted, as well as semi-truck or equipment tires, and tires with rims.

Bulk Trash and Electronic Waste

  • One pick-up truck load per resident of bulk trash.
  • Includes furniture, chairs, carpet, etc.
  • Electronics include computers and computer accessories, tablets, scanners, videogames, cameras, radios, cellphones, VCRs and DVD players.
  • CRT monitors and televisions will not be accepted.