Didn’t get a recycling cart? It’s not too late! Call TTSD to order: (530) 583-7800. Tahoe Donner residents receive free delivery for orders received before April 1!

Tahoe Donner recycling cart service will begin June 9, 2020. Carts will be delivered May 11 – June 5. Residents must order by April 1 to receive free delivery. Order by calling TTSD at (530) 583-7800. 

Cart Dimensions: 41.3″ (height) x 26.7″ (width) x 28.1″ (depth)


2019-2020 Recycling Service Calendar

Carts are serviced every-other-week on your regular trash collection day.

Never miss a pickup: set up collection day e-mail reminders.

Click on the calendar to download a PDF version.


How do I use my cart?

1) Scrape out food and pour liquids from all recyclable containers. Place clean recyclables directly into the cart. NO BLUE BAGS!

2) Place your cart curbside by 6 am on your service day, every-other-week. The cart must be 3 feet away from other objects, with the wheels facing your house.

3) After service, remove the cart from the street. Carts cannot be left in town right-of-way.


What’s recyclable? 

Recycle clean and emptied:

  • Plastics #1 & 2
  • Paper
  • Glass
  • Aluminum
  • Cardboard

 Download a recycling sign here!



  • Plastics #3-7 (including plastic bags, film plastic)
  • Food-soiled paper & cardboard
  • Wax-lined paper & cardboard (coffee cups, almond milk containers, drink cups)
  • Foil-lined wrappers

Download a trash sign here!


Learn more at What’s Recyclable in Truckee.