D-I-Y Options for Residential Yard Trimmings

Allen residents may dispose of brush or other lawn debris at the Texas Pure Products Wood Grinding Facility/NTMWD Custer Road Transfer Station (see facility information below). Residents may use the free service twice per month. Commercial businesses and contractors may not use the free service, even on behalf of a resident.

Service Guidelines

  • ID Required: Residents must present a current City of Allen water utility bill and driver's license. Addresses must match.
  • All loads must be covered (tarped or tied down) according to state law.
  • Loads delivered in a commercial or contractor vehicle and/or trailer (with the business name visible on either the truck or trailer) are charged the associated per yard tipping fee. Loads delivered in a perceived commercial or contractor vehicle and/or trailer (equipped with landscape equipment such as mowers, weed eaters, or irrigation tools) will be charged the associated per yard tipping fee. Fees are listed below.
  • This facility and disposal option is not intended for commercial or business use by Allen residents. If the volume of material dumped equals or exceeds 15 cubic yards per month for two consecutive months, the vehicle owner will be advised that future loads will be charged the associated tipping fee.
  • Loads must arrive in a passenger vehicle, pick-up truck or trailer of any size, as long as the trailer is towed behind a passenger vehicle or pick-up truck. Flat-bed rental trucks are acceptable. Stake bed and box trucks are not acceptable (see pictures below).
Acceptable Flat Bed Truck, Not Acceptable Box Bed Truck, and Not Acceptable Stake Bed Truck

Commercial or Contractor Loads

Loads delivered in commercial or contractor vehicles and/or trailers are charged the following fees:
  • Pickup trucks - $40
  • Single-axle trailers - $60
  • Double-axle trailers - $100

Texas Pure Products Wood Grinding Facility

NTMWD Custer Road Transfer Station
9901 Custer Road (southwest corner of Ridgeview and Custer Rd.)

Hours of Operation

Monday - Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed Sundays and major holidays

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