Return of the Litter Critter

City’s Litter Critter Program Makes a Comeback

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The City’s Litter Critter program will resume on June 5th at the Packery Channel Boat Ramp Parking Lot on Padre Island from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Litter Critter events provide citizens the opportunity to discard unwanted items outside of regularly scheduled brush and bulky item pickup dates. According to Mayor Paulette Guajardo, “I am proud to reintroduce Litter Critter city-wide for the residents of Corpus Christi. This is my promise to you in action!  Keeping Corpus Christi beautiful is my priority.”

Subsequent events will take place monthly to service areas across the City. Please see below for the schedule through the end of the year:


The Island

June 5, 2021

Flour Bluff

July 10, 2021


August 7, 2021

Tuloso Midway/Annaville

September 4, 2021

West Corpus Christi

October 2, 2021

South Corpus Christi

November 6, 2021


December 4, 2021

**Litter critter locations are to be announced.

Residents planning to make drop-offs are reminded to please refer to the City Solid Waste Department website at to find the list of items that can be disposed of during Litter Critter events.

Media representatives requesting additional information may contact Amy Gazin, Senior Public Information Officer with the Solid Waste Department, at (361) 826-1655 or by email at