The Public Works Department provides high quality trash and recycling services for business and residential customers within the City of Riverside.
Convenient curbside and drop-off trash collection services promote a healthy, clean and beautiful environment.
Several disposal options are available for residents, from regularly scheduled trash, green waste and recyclables pick up to special pick up services for bulky items, appliances and used oil. There are also several C.U.R.E. collection events held throughout the year to assist residents with the proper disposal of household items.
Residential customers may receive curbside services from the City of Riverside or Burrtec Waste Industries, Inc. Commercial businesses and multi-family housing customers receive trash and recycling services from City approved waste haulers.
Did You Know? The U.S. is the #1 trash producing country in the world at 1,609 pounds per person, per year. This means that 5% of the world's people generate 40% of the world's waste.