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Media Coverage



County Wins Award for Safe Drugs and Sharps Disposal Ordinance

 Santa Cruz Sentinel Article


Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Module 5 of the Buena Vista Landfill

Santa Cruz Sentinel Article


Printed Material

County Curbsider Newsletter

County Curbsider — Summer 2016
The latest issue of the County’s general recycling newsletter.

Past Issues of the County Curbsider

Winter 2016 January 2016 Summer 2015
January 2015 Summer 2014 December 2013
Summer 2013 December 2012 Summer 2012
December 2011 July 2011 Fall 2010
March 2010 November 2009 February 2009
April 2008 November 2007 April 2007


Grean Waste Recovery Curbsider Newsletter

Scroll down to “Newsletters” for links to the bill insert newsletters in PDF format produced by Green Waste Recovery for its collection service customers.

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

Tim Goncharoff
Integrated Waste Management
Programs Coordinator

Beau Hawksford
ZeroWaste Administrative Analyst

Mike Torrecillas
Operations Superintendent

Lisa Fusco
Cashiering Facilities Supervisor