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Earth Day Events! Gardeners, celebrate Earth Day and “Meet a Master Gardener” on Saturday, April 22, 9 a.m. to noon at the Fair Oaks Horticulture Center located at 11549 Fair Oaks Blvd. On Sunday, April 23, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., at Southside Park come out and celebrate the largest Earth Day event in the Sacramento region. It’s free and it provides valuable information on all-things sustainable, such as experts on native plants, water conservation, streetscape/landscape techniques, composting and how to keep your organics material out of the landfill. The SacGreenTeam will give away kitchen pails and four-quart bags of compost – while supplies last.
Spring Into Action with Clean California Community Days, March 17-27 - Take pride in keeping California clean and working together to clean up our communities. Litter and illegal dumping trashes our beautiful state! Let’s Spring Into Action and work together to Clean California! Find out about: Dump Day Events; Community Clean-ups; Educational and Entertaining Festivals; and Tree Plantings. Go to CleanCalifornia.DoT.ca.gov to view the event map and sign-up to host and organize a community clean-up. Learn more about the free Dump Day Event in Rancho Cordova.
Facility Fees Effective January 1, 2023 - Due to increased operational costs and financial commitments, the County Board of Supervisors approved an annual series of increased fees for weighed loads through 2026 at Kiefer Landfill and the North Area Recovery Station (NARS). The current updated weighed load fees are effective January 1, 2023 through December 31, 2023. The fees for non-weighed loads will not change.
Facility Fee information for Kiefer Landfill and NARS:
Get a Free Kitchen Pail! Make Organics collection of food scraps easy! The SacGreenTeam has free kitchen pails for residents who receive Sacramento County Waste Management & Recycling Curbside Collection Service. One per household and while supplies last. Bring your current CUBS utility bill or 2022-23 Service Guide to confirm your address to:
10863 Gold Center Dr., Rancho Cordova, CA 95670 - Monday-Friday, 8AM-4PM, closed holidays
3491 Orange Grove Ave, Suite A, North Highlands, CA 95660 - Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11AM-2PM, closed holidays
Consolidated Utilities Billing and Service (CUBS)- 9700 Goethe Rd., Suite C, Sacramento, CA 95827 - Monday-Friday, 8AM-4:30PM, closed holidays
Collecting food scraps, food-soiled paper with yard trimmings is easy! Check out the weekly curbside Organics collection webpage!
July 2022 Green Waste Cart = Organics Cart: Starting July 2022, residential customer’s Green Waste cart becomes the Organics cart for weekly collection of all food scraps, food-soiled paper, and green waste/yard trimmings. Need to add, remove or exchange a cart? Use the CUBS Online Add/Remove Cart Form. Learn more on the Residential Curbside Organics Page.