Curbside Automated Side Load Collection

Dear Residents,

Effective June 1, 2019, Harris County MUD 261 will transition to Curbside Automated Side Load Collection for all waste and recycle collection. Waste Management will service all your waste and recycle in Waste Management provided 96-gallon carts at the curb with an automated side load service truck.

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Water Conservation Program

The Harris-Galveston Subsidence District has been working with many entities, like Harris County Municipal Utility District No. 261, to promote water conservation and the efficient use of our water resources. Over the past year, the District has added additional resources to our Water Conservation Program focusing specifically on outdoor water use and landscape irrigation. Outdoor water use can account for nearly 40% of the annual household water use. The additional resources tools provided by this program include free online guidance to homeowners on efficient outdoor water use based on real-time climate data. You can access the information by going to

Information on the website will be updated from time to time, so if you would like to be notified of new or updated information please go to to register for updates. Additionally, we welcome comments on this resource and look forward to hearing from you regarding this new tool provided by the District’s Water Conservation Program.