Wood & Yard Waste

County residents and property owners have several options for the disposal of their clean wood and yard waste:

1. Curbside Collection Services - Property owners may pay permitted haulers to collect yard waste at their "curbside." For more information, click here for Curbside Services.

2. Backyard Composting - For information and tips about composting, go to the UCCE Master Gardeners of Calaveras County website.

3. Burning - Check with the California Department of Forestry (CDF) and the
Calaveras County Air Pollution Control District regarding any burning restrictions, permits and hours.

4. Self Haul - Property owners may haul wood and yard waste to one of the local collection sites listed below.

5. FEES: $4.00 Cubic Yard (CY)

 Please click here for a map of all facilities

Facility Locations

 

  • Red Hill Recycling & Disposal
    5314 Red Hill Road
    (209) 754-6403
    Open Friday – Monday 9:00 am – 5:30 pm

    In order to be able to reuse the pine needles, there are separate locations on site to place the pine needles and wood/yard waste.
  • Wilseyville Recycling & Disposal
    End of Blizzard Mine Road
    (209) 754-6403
    Open Friday – Monday 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
  • Rock Creek Landfill
    12021 Hunt Road, Milton
    (209) 764-6403
    Open Daily 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Copperopolis Transfer Station
    3831 O’Byrnes Ferry Road
    (209) 754-6403
    Open Friday – Monday 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
  • Calaveras Forest Products
    365 Biring Drive, Camp Connell
    (209) 795-6500
     
    Please call ahead for fee schedule and hours
  • Miller Rock & Wood
    4304 Hwy 4, Avery
    (209) 795-4875   
    Please call ahead for fee schedule and hours
             
Contact Information

Mailing:



County of Calaveras 

Department of Public Works 

Integrated Waste Management

891 Mountain Ranch Road   

San Andreas, CA 95249

Customer Service Office Hours:

Monday - Friday  

8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Phone:    (209) 754-6403 

Fax:        (209) 785-5317

The Customer Service office observes all County Holidays



Upcoming Holidays
  • July 4, 2016
  • September 5, 2016
  • October 10, 2016
  • November 11, 2016
  • November 24 & 25, 2016
  • December 24, 25 & 30, 2016
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