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Curbside Recycling Collection

The County sponsors recycling collection service through its Refuse, Recycling and Yard Waste Collection Franchise Agreement with GreenWaste Recovery. Recycling collection is part of a comprehensive service package available to any resident or business of the unincorporated area. Unlimited recycling collection is included in the cost of refuse collection service for all customers. Bin service customers receive limited recycling in-cluded in the cost of refuse collection service.

Curbside yard waste collection service is also provided through the Franchise Agree-ment with GreenWaste Recovery. Unlimited yard waste collection is included within the cost of refuse collection service for cart customers. Bin service customers may sub-scribe to yard waste service at an additional charge.

GreenWaste Recovery Website

Materials accepted in GreenWaste Recovery's curbside recycling

Recycling and Solid Waste

Main Office
701 Ocean Street, Room 410
Santa Cruz, California 95060
(831) 454-2160

Buena Vista Landfill
(831) 454-2430 or
(831) 454-5154

Ben Lomond Transfer Station
(831) 454-2430 or
(831) 336-3951

Email Public Works

Kasey Kolassa
Recycling and Solid Waste Services
Manager

Tim Goncharoff
Integrated Waste Management
Programs Coordinator

Beau Hawksford
ZeroWaste Administrative Analyst

Mike Torrecillas
Operations Superintendent

Lisa Fusco
Cashiering Facilities Supervisor