The City of Hugoton has three trash trucks for picking up refuse in the community. Sanitation services are in operation Monday through Saturday, excluding holidays.
The City trash trucks haul to the county-owned and operated landfill on the northeast outskirts of Hugoton. The county landfill is closed to city services for holidays and during periods of extremely windy or muddy conditions. For questions regarding the landfill, contact the county weed department at 620-544-2566.
One full-time employee and three relief employees from other departments maintain the following pickup schedule.
|MONDAY and THURSDAY|
|West side of Main Street-excluding the business district|
|East side of Jackson-excluding the business district|
|West side of Jackson|
|East side and West side of Van Buren|
|East side and West side of Harrison|
|East side and West side of Polk|
|North side and South side of French|
|East side and West side of West City Limits|
|Northwest Avenue-excluding certain businesses|
|TUESDAY and FRIDAY|
|East side of Main Street-excluding the business district|
|East side and West Side of Monroe|
|East side and West Side of Madison|
|East side and West Side of Jefferson|
|West side of Adams|
|WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY|
|East side of Adams|
|North side and South side of Copperstone|
|North side and South side of Northeast Avenue|
|East side and West side of Trindle|
|East side and West side of Washington|
|East side and West side of Lincoln|
|East side and West side of Wilson|
|East side and West side of Coulter Drive|
|Highway K-51 East to Cemetery Road|
Downtown Business District and various Businesses paying for daily service
If you require an extra pickup besides your regularly scheduled days, please contact the city office.
The wastewater treatment facilities are located on the northeast outskirts of Hugoton near the county landfill. The system consists of five (5) wastewater treatment lagoons. There is an average daily flow of 470,000 GPD. This flow accumulates from sixteen miles of sewer mains with five lift stations throughout Hugoton. The sewer mains are cleaned on a biannual schedule.
The sewer department employs one full-time employee working under the supervision of the Outside Utilities Supervisor.
For questions regarding sewer and sanitation services, contact the city office at 620-544-8531 and speak to Paul Nordyke.