Waste, garbage, refuse, recycling, greenwaste, hazardous waste
The City picks up solid waste on all holidays. Please have your toter out by 6:00 a.m. on your collection day. If you have solid waste collection problems please call 324-2604.
Items that can be placed in the gray cart include:
Items not allowed in any cart:
Recycling and Greenwaste Recycling and greenwaste collection in the City is provided by a contract service with Allied Waste. If you have problems with your recycling or greenwaste collection service please contact them directly at 275-1551. If they cannot resolve your problem please contact the City at 324-2604.
The City of Clovis employs the "single stream" method of recycling in which all recyclable material other than green waste goes into the blue toter. Some of the types of material to include in the blue toter are:
Do you have old chemicals around you house, yard, or garage taking up space? There is a safe place to dispose of hazardous waste! Visit the Fresno Countywide Household Hazardous Waste Site for more information. The site is located at 18950 W. American Avenue, Kerman, CA.
The stand and all decorations must be removed from the Christmas trees. If possible, the trees should be cut and placed in the greenwaste cart. Otherwise, they should be placed at the curb. Christmas trees that are placed at the curb will be collected the first two weeks of January.
USED MOTOR OIL
Up to 1 gallon of used motor oil per week per single-family residence will be collected. It should be placed in a plastic container(s) with a secure lid(s) adjacent to the recycling containers, and should be clearly identified as motor oil.
Pursuant to the California Waste Management Act of 1989 (Public Resources Code §§ 40000 et seq.), the City of Clovis is required to prepare, adopt and implement source reduction and recycling plans to reach landfill diversion goals. Debris from construction, demolition, and renovation of buildings represents a particularly suitable portion of the volume of waste presently coming from the City of Clovis for recycling and reuse.
Prior to starting a Covered Project, an applicant, except when using an Authorized C&D Debris Collector, shall submit a complete Waste Management Plan to the Compliance Official. An applicant that chooses to utilize an Authorized C&D Debris Collector to haul, process and dispose of all C&D debris from a project shall be exempt from the Waste Management Plan requirements of Section 6.3.1.06 and the reporting requirements of Section 6.3.1.07 (CMC).
Effective August 1, 2013, no person shall provide the collection of C&D Debris in the City unless they first receive a franchise to engage in such activity from the City.
Letter to Haulers
C&D Non-Exclusive Franchise Application
Sample Waste Management Plan (WMP)
Approved Hauler List
Construction and Demolition Quarterly Reporting Form
Public Utilities Department
Solid Waste Division
155 N. Sunnyside Ave, Clovis, CA 93611
Open 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. M-F