808 Hwy 77A South/PO Box 738, Yoakum, TX 77995
Phone #:  (361) 293-6321        Fax #:  (361) 293-3318
M - F:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(closed on City observed holidays)
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866-419-5000 or Emergency
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855-969-4636 or ECN
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IMPORTANT INFORMATION AND NOTICES
Welcome to Yoakum, Texas
Yoakum is located in South Central Texas, and is centrally located between
Austin, Corpus Christi, Houston, and San Antonio.  Hwy 77-A serves as
Yoakum's major corridor traveling north and south; Hwy 111 serves to
connect Yoakum to Hwy 183 and Hwy 77 traveling east and west.  
Yoakum
PROUD MEMBERS OF THE
I-10 CORRIDOR
ASSOCIATION,
A CERTIFIED FILM
FRIENDLY TEXAS
COMMUNITY
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citizens to download the
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app.
A progressive
community with a strong
work ethic and excellent
quality of life.
Limb & Yard Waste Pick Up Schedule

Yard Waste pick is scheduled for the 1st and 3rd full weeks of each month.

Limb pick up (items requiring use of the Chipper Truck)  is scheduled for the 2nd and 4th weeks of each month.

All routes will be covered as quickly as possible throughout the week.  Please have your items out by 8:00 AM on Mondays to
ensure pick up.  

For larger quantities of brush that will require more than 15 minutes of processing time, tags will be left to contact City Hall to
get an approximate cost for the service.

RESIDENTIAL IN CITY
(Subject to City of Yoakum Brush Collection Policy)
a) Brush collection:
1st 15 mins                         $0                           
15-30 mins               $15.00 + $3.00 per c.y.
30-45 mins                $30.00 + $3.00 per c.y.
45-60 mins                $45.00 + $3.00 per c.y.
Over 60 mins                $  1.00 per min.

b)  Tree trunks and limbs too large to be chipped, requiring additional equipment shall be charged at the hourly rate
of                                $125.00 (1/2 hour minimum charge)

c)  Brush and lumber taken by customer to the Solid Waste Transfer Station
1st 2.6 cubic yards                $0.00
Each cubic yard thereafter        $5.00

RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMERS OUTSIDE OF CITY LIMITS
(Subject to City of Yoakum Brush Collection Policy)

a) Brush collection:
$18.00 Minimum
1-15 mins                $15.00 + $3.00 per c.y.
15-30 mins                $22.50 + $3.00 per c.y.
30-45 mins                $45.00 + $3.00 per c.y.
45-60 mins                $67.50 + $3.00 per c.y.

b)  Tree trunks and limbs too large to be chipped, requiring additional equipment shall be charged at the hourly rate
of                                $125.00 (1/2 hour minimum charge)

c)  Brush and lumber taken by customer to the Solid Waste Transfer Station
Per cubic yard                $5.00
PUBLIC NOTICE
CITY OF YOAKUM
TEXAS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK
GRANT PROGRAM
The City of Yoakum is giving notice of the city’s
intent to submit Texas Community Development
Block Grant Program application for Downtown
Revitalization Program Fund request of
$350,000.00 for sidewalk improvements in the
City of Yoakum.  The application is available for
review at the Yoakum City Hall during regular
business hours. For more information, please
contact Kevin Coleman at (361) 293-6321.  Para
obtener una copia en espanol, comuníquese con
Kevin Coleman at (361) 293-6321.
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