Residential Garbage Collection Service

General Service Information

ALL AUBURN AREAS EXCEPT ROCKLIN

Recology Auburn Placer - Residential Garbage Service We are not responsible for goods or articles in or near refuse container.

To transfer or to vacate premises contact our office so that charges can be terminated.

Temporary stops during vacation or other periods of non-occupancy may be requested one time per calendar year. Please call in advance of the requested stop period.

All past due balances are subject to 1 ½% monthly finance charge applied on the 1st of the month following the quarter to which the billing applies and the 1st of each month thereafter until the past due amount is paid.

RULES FOR RESIDENTIAL SERVICE

Recology Auburn Placer recommends that refuse should be at curbside the night before your collection day. Refuse must be at curbside by 5:00 a.m. on your collection day. Refuse above the level of your container will be collected and additional charges will apply.

Hazardous waste may not be disposed of in the trash. Something is hazardous if it can catch fire, react or explode when mixed with other substances, or if it is toxic. Some examples are: left over paint, solvents, used oil, car batteries, poisons, ammunition, and some cleaners. Effective February 9, 2006 hazardous waste definitions were expanded to include electronic and universal wastes including, but not limited to, televisions and computer monitors; computer peripherals; telephones; answering machines; video and audio record and play equipment; calculators; fluorescent and high intensity discharge light tubes, bulbs and lamps; alkaline and rechargeable batteries. Liquids are also not allowed in the trash.

Garbage Cans: If you provide your own cans, they must be no larger than 30-33 gallons, weigh no more than 50 pounds when full and have handles and tight fitting lids. Toters will be provided by Recology Auburn Placer. These 90 gallon toters are Recology Auburn Placer property and are provided free of charge. However, the 90 gallon toter represents an increased level of service and you will be charged at the rate determined for toter service. Should the toter be damaged by you, a replacement fee will be charged to your account.

If missed service is the fault of our service person call our office within 48 hours of your missed pickup. If you forgot to set your trash out, there will be a special pickup charge.

Holidays: We do not work on Christmas or New Years Day. Pickup will be made one day late on those days.


ROCKLIN AREA ONLY

Recology Auburn Placer - Residential Garbage ServiceWe are not responsible for goods or articles in or near refuse container.

To transfer or to vacate premises contact our office so that charges can be terminated.

Temporary stops during vacation or other periods of non-occupancy may be requested one time per calendar year. Please call in advance of the requested stop period.

All past due balances are subject to 1 ½% monthly finance charge applied on the 15th of the month following the quarter to which the billing applies and the 15th of each month thereafter until the past due amount is paid.

The ordinances of the City of Rocklin require that you maintain refuse collection service. Balances past due more than 120 days may be declared delinquent and may result in the imposition of a property tax lien. Delinquent balances that are liened for collection are subject to a 15% City processing fee plus a 1% County processing fee.

RULES FOR RESIDENTIAL SERVICE

Recology Auburn Placer recommends that refuse should be at curbside the night before your collection day. Refuse must be at curbside by 5:00 a.m. on your collection day. Refuse above the level of your container will be collected and additional charges will apply unless you subscribe to the toter plus service.

Hazardous waste may not be disposed of in the trash. Something is hazardous if it can catch fire, react or explode when mixed with other substances, or if it is toxic. Some examples are: left over paint, solvents, used oil, car batteries, poisons, ammunition, and some cleaners. Effective February 9, 2006 hazardous waste definitions were expanded to include electronic and universal wastes including, but not limited to, televisions and computer monitors; computer peripherals; telephones; answering machines; video and audio record and play equipment; calculators; fluorescent and high intensity discharge light tubes, bulbs and lamps; alkaline and rechargeable batteries. Liquids are also not allowed in the trash.

Toters will be provided by Recology Auburn Placer. These 90 gallon toters are Recology Auburn Placer property and are provided free of charge. However, should the toter be damaged by you, a replacement fee will be charged to your account.

If missed service is the fault of our service person call our office within 48 hours of your missed pickup. If you forgot to set your trash out, there will be a special pickup charge.

Holidays: We do not work on Christmas or New Years Day. Pickup will be made one day late on those days.