Information from the Solid Waste Department


TRANSFER SITES: All sites are open per their usual schedules unless listed separately below. For a list of what's acceptable per site and hours of operation, click here.
Please check the side panel of this page for holiday schedule changes.

MISSED ROUTES: If we miss your service due to weather conditions or staffing issues, residential customers have the option of setting out extra containers matching up to their regular service the following week or requesting a credit on their account. Please email the office at or call (530)623-1326 ext. 9200. Commercial customers should contact Dispatch at 530-623-1326 x9212 for information.

Reminder to Residential pick-up clients: all trash needs to be bagged, tied and secure with no loose trash in cans or we will not be able to service your account. Can size is limited to no larger than 33 gallons, and weight of no more than 50 pounds. We begin pickup at 6 a.m., please have your cans out at that time. Please contact the office within 3 working days if there is a problem with your service.


The Solid Waste office is open 7:30 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday. Alternatively, or outside normal business hours, correspondence and payments can be put in the drop box that is on the side of the building. Payments may also be made online by credit card at There is a fee of $3.95 charged by the payment processing site.