Public Works Services

11800 Goldring Road
P.O. Box 60021
Arcadia, CA 91066-6021

General Service:  (626) 256-6554
Utilities Service:   (626) 256-6650
Fax: (626) 359-7028

Tom Tait
Public Works Services Director

Hours of Operation
 Monday - Thursday
    6:45 a.m.– 5 p.m.
Friday (Closed alternate Fridays)
    6:45 a.m.– 4 p.m.

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Residential Trash Collection

The City of Arcadia contracts with Waste Management Inc. for residential and multi-family trash and recycling collection services.  Residential trash is collected every Wednesday

If a holiday falls on a Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday, trash pick-up will occur on Thursday.  To find out more about your trash service contact Waste Management at (800) 266-7551.

Backyard Service & Senior Citizen Discount Programs

Backyard service is provided FREE for residents with a physical hardship.  Additionally, Arcadia residents over the age of 62 qualify for a senior citizen discount. 

Bulky Item Program

Waste Management, Inc. offers four (4) free bulky item pickups per calendar year for each single-family residential account.  Multi-family residents are allowed two (2) free bulky item pickups per year for each multi-family residential account.

View qualifying bulky items. To schedule a bulky item pickup, contact Waste Management at (800) 266-7551.  

Commercial Refuse Collection

The City has three permitted commercial haulers to assist you with your refuse and recycling needs. Commercial (business) refuse collection is provided separately from residential refuse collection. Contact the following list of commercial haulers directly for price and service information:

Republic Services (800) 299-4898
Waste Management, Inc. (800) 266-7551 
Valley Vista Services (800) 442-6454

Residential customers requiring roll-off containers for construction and demolition projects can contact any of the three permitted commercial haulers.