Follow city guidelines when disposing of household hazardous waste and prescription drugs.
Use the Recycling Resource Guide for help on knowing where to recycle special items.
Go Green in Your Yard
Clear pet waste.
Learn the right way to fertilize your lawn.
Learn how to protect Grand Prairie's waterways.
Become a Master Composter.
Follow the "Don't Bag It" lawn care plan.
Go Green at Work
Carpool to work (consider using the Park and Ride located off I-30 and Belt Line Road in Grand Prairie).
Make sure your Grand Prairie workplace is signed up to participate in the curbside recycling for commercial bag customers.
Replace standard light bulbs with compact fluorescent light bulbs, recycle toner cartridges and printer paper, set printer settings to double-sided when appropriate, print draft documents on scratch paper.
Go Green on the Roads
Carpool when possible.
Purchase a full smart car.
Inflate car tires to right pressure.
Change your air filter.
Turn off your engine rather than allowing your vehicle to idle.
Use cruise control.
Wash your car at commercial car washes that recycle water.
Report Illegal Dumping - Have you witnessed illegal dumping in the City of Grand Prairie or know of a location where illegal dumping has occurred? Please
call the Illegal Dumping Hotline at 972-237-8064 or visit the City's Code Enforcement page.