How do I dispose of leaves in Sacramento?

During this time, residents can place leaves and other yard waste in piles on the street for pickup. However, curbside container service will continue and will come more often than the claw used for street leaf pile pickup.

How do I schedule a curbside pickup in Sacramento County?

Simply call the County at (916) 875-5555 to schedule.

How do I get rid of green waste in Sacramento?

All residential properties in the City of Sacramento must use containers for yard waste disposal. Yard waste must not be placed in the street – except during leaf season. Customers who need additional yard waste service can order an additional container or use the free Household Junk Pickup program.

How do I dispose of a lawn mower in Sacramento?

Phone 311, or go to or use the Sac 311 App for iPhone or Android to schedule an appointment for collection. All residential customers can schedule two appointments – between February & October – for the free pickup of acceptable bulky items.

What is leaf collection?

Free bagged (no sticker required) leaf collection program – allows residents to dispose of bagged leaves and yard waste weekly. The program runs from Nov. 7, 2022 to Dec. 16, 2022. Bulk curbside collection – every neighborhood has three leaf disposal opportunities each autumn.

Where does Sacramento green waste go?

the Elder Creek Transfer Station
After the green waste is mixed with other materials, it goes back to the Elder Creek Transfer Station in Sacramento. There’s a pile of it that’s available to residential customers for free.

Who picks up garbage in Carmichael?

FAQs for Carmichael, CA Some residents within the city limits receive weekly garbage and recycling collection services by the City of Carmichael’s Solid Waste Management Department.

Who picks up garbage in Antelope CA?

Waste Management has many services available in your neighborhood and throughout most of the Antelope, California area. As one of California’s largest trash and recycling service partners, we pride ourselves on customer service and environmental stewardship.

Does Sacramento County pick up Christmas trees?

The annual Christmas Tree Recycling Program is a partnership between Sacramento County, the cities of Sacramento and Folsom, and the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD). If you cannot make the dates below, you can recycle your tree by cutting it up and placing it in your curbside green waste cart.

What can you recycle in Sacramento County?

​​Paper and cardboard including newspapers, magazines, junk mail, paper egg cartons, and cereal/cracker boxes (with plastic bag/liners removed). ​Empty and dry soup and vegetable cans, dog and cat food cans, and soda cans. Labels and lids are ok.