The City of Newport News collects household trash, bulk/brush debris, and recyclable materials on a prescribed schedule. Designated collection days can be determined by finding the street name on the Garbage/Bulk/Recycling Collection Schedule (PDF) and then looking to the right of the street name to see collection days for Trash, Bulk Waste & Brush, and Recycling. You may also call the 311 Contact Center. If you are calling from Newport News, simply dial 3-1-1. From outside the City of Newport News, please dial 757-933-2311. Call takers are available Monday through Friday from 7 AM until 6 PM.