Here’s what you need to know:

Residential Trash

  • Nothing new here: Mixed waste will remain the same.

Residential Recycling

  • New carts: Each household will receive a 64-gallon blue recyclables cart, serviced alternating weeks.
  • Opt-in: Households can opt in to receive a blue cart. Blue bags will still be serviced at all households. 
  • Phased in: Changes will reach neighborhoods over the next three years:

–  Glenshire in Fall 2018
–  Remaining Truckee neighborhoods excluding Tahoe Donner in 2019
–  Tahoe Donner in 2020

  • Drop-off: 2 new recycling drop-off locations will be available during the summer.

Residential Yard Waste

  • New carts: Each household can receive up to three 96-gallon green yard waste carts.
  • Opt-in: Residents can opt in to recieve green carts but green bags will not be accepted after June 30, 2018.
  • Coming in July: New yard waste services will begin for ALL residents July 1, 2018.
  • Rental & drop-off: Residents can also rent discounted yard waste dumpsters or drop off yard waste at Eastern Regional Landfill.

Customer Service Improvements

  • Online services: A new online customer service platform will be available for easier billing and communication.

Commercial Service Changes