Residential Services

 

Residential Collection

Garbage Collection
Residents can choose from 10, 20, 35, 65 or 95 gallon wheeled containers for garbage collection.  For information on rates, please see the Capitola Rates section.
 

Recyclable Material Collection
Residents are provided up to two (2) blue 64 gallon wheeled containers for recyclable material collection at no additional charge.
 

Yard Trimming Collection
Residents are provided up to one (1) green 64 gallon wheeled container for yard trimming collection at no additional charge.

 

Debris Box Rentals
Residents can also rent a Debris Box for larger quantities of materials including mixed waste, construction debris, yard trimmings and other items, available in various sizes.
 

Extra Services Provided
 

Bulky Item Collection
Items such as small appliances or furniture can be picked up curbside for a small fee.  To schedule this service, please call Customer Service at 800-665-2209 seventy-two (72) hours in advance.
 

Extra Garbage Collection
Extra garbage can be placed curbside in a 32 gallon bag or can for a small fee. To schedule this service, please call Customer Service at 800-665-2209 seventy-two (72) hours in advance of your regular service day.
 

Holiday Tree Collection
Your undecorated holiday tree can be picked up curbside between January 2nd and January 31st. Please remove the stand, cut the tree to approximately 4 foot lengths and place the sections next to your yard trimmings container on your regular service day.

E-Waste Collection
Electronic waste weighing under 40 pounds and less than 2 feet in any direction can be placed in your blue recycling container. Large electronic waste can be picked up curbside as a bulky item for a small fee. To schedule this service, please call Customer Service at 800-665-2209 seventy-two (72) hours in advance.

Used Motor Oil and Motor Oil Filters
To recycle used motor oil and filters curbside, you must use a FREE GreenWaste issued oil jug and a sealed clear zip-lock freezer bag, as they are designed to prevent leaks. Please place filled oil jugs and bagged filters on the curb near your container for collection on your regular service day.To request delivery of a free oil jug, please call Customer Service at 800-665-2209 seventy-two (72) hours in advance of your regular service day.

Household Batteries
Household batteries can be collected curbside with your weekly recycling at no additional charge. Please place batteries in a sealed clear zip-lock bag and set them on top of your blue recycling container (not inside).

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