DUE TO THE COVID-19 EMERGENCY THE SOLID WASTE DIVISION HAS TEMPORARILY AMENDED THE FOLLOWING SERVICES:
- THE BULKY ITEM DROP-OFF SITE IS CLOSED.
- TEMPORARY 3-YARDS AND REAR-LOADER PICK-UPS ARE UNAVAILABLE.
- ROLL-OFF SERVICE IS REDUCED TO CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS ONLY.
- THE 2020 SPRING CLEAN-UP EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED.
AS CONDITIONS CHANGE WE WILL UPDATE THE WEBSITE WITH MORE INFORMATION. THE PUBLIC WORKS OFFICE WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE VIA TELEPHONE, MONDAY TO FRIDAY, 8:00 AM TO 4:00 PM. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.
The Refuse Division is responsible for all solid waste collection within City limits. This includes scheduled and unscheduled service for residential, commercial, and industrial customers, as well as special programs such as Alley Cleanup, Spring Cleanup and Tire Amnesty.
Mission: To provide the citizens of Merced excellent solid waste services, which protect public health, preserve quality of life, and enhance the City’s general appearance.
Goals: Provide regular collection of residential, industrial, and commercial solid waste in the most efficient and cost effective manner.