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The Recycling and Solid Waste Division provides garbage, recycling, yard waste collection and street sweeping to more than 124,000 residential customers in the City of Sacramento.

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RSW News

The City has a new Waste Wizard to help residents Recycle Wise. Sort Smart. Learn the best way to recycle or dispose of waste.

Midtown Parking Access Pilot RSW is piloting once-a-month parking restrictions in part of midtown to match service levels with access and provide more parking.

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Seasonal Services


Leaf collection begins October 31, 2016. Learn about the collection schedule and how to have a pile with style.

Recycle Oil, Batteries & Bulbs

Oil, batteries and light bulbs take special handling. We'll pick them up with an appointment

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Oct 27 - Find your streets 'Claw" leaf collection schedule at Read Post

Oct 26 - Get notifications in an emergency! As part of Flood Preparedness Week residents are urged to prepare for a natural or human-caused disaster. Read Post

Oct 21 - Sacramento Leaf Season begins Nov. 1! Find your neighborhood's claw schedule and leaf pile guidelines at Read Post

Oct 18 - Are you celebrating America Recycles Day on November 15? Learn how to host an event here: Read Post

Oct 14 - Sacramento State launches job path for police. Read Post