Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

The Shafter- Wasco landfill is holding a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event. It is being held Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 9 am to 1 pm. 

Educational Workshop 3- Cart Refuse Service

Educational Workshop 3- Cart Refuse Service

City of Shafter residents join us in learning about the new 3 cart refuse service. Two available workshops!
Thursday, July 14 from 6:30 - 7:30 PM at Mannel Park and Saturday, July 16 from 9:00 - 10:00 AM at Veterans Park. 

Compost Giveaway

Compost Giveaway

Join American Refuse for our first ever Compost Giveaway! We will be located at the Shafter Youth Center 455 East Euclid Ave. Shafter CA from 8 am - 10 am. Please bring a bucket, bag, or container for your compost. 

Mandatory Commercial Recycling - Spanish

Mandatory Commercial Recycling - Spanish

El Condado de Kern ha mandado una carta a clientes que caen bajo las leyes AB 341 y AB 1826. La carta le deja sabe cómo cumplir con la normative y que son las 2 yardas de basura.

Mandatory Commercial Recycling

Mandatory Commercial Recycling

Kern County has sent out a letter to customers that fall under AB 341 and AB 1826. The letter lets you know how to become compliant and what 2 yards of trash looks like. 

Shafter Recoleccion de Articulos de Basura Grande

Shafter Recoleccion de Articulos de Basura Grande

La ciudad de Shafter está celebrando un evento de recolección de residuos voluminosos. Venga y deje sus desechos no deseados Gratis. El evento se llevará a cabo en el Shafter Aquatic Center 269 Poso Ave de 8 am a 12 pm. 

Shafter Bulky Waste Collection Event

Shafter Bulky Waste Collection Event

The City of Shafter is holding a drive- in bulky waste collection event. Come and drop off your unwanted waste for Free. The event is being held at the Shafter Aquatic Center 269 Poso Ave from 8 am - 12 pm. 

Shafter - Wasco HHW

Shafter - Wasco HHW

Kern County is holding a Household Hazardous Waste event on Saturday, August 14, 2021. Bring in any hazardous waste you have from 9 am to 1 pm. The event is being held at the Shafter - Waste landfill 17621 Scofield Ave. 

Household Hazardous Waste

Household Hazardous Waste

Do you ever question where you can take your 
Household Hazardous Waste? Household Hazardous Waste are things such as batteries, paints, cleaning products, fluorescent bulbs, pool chemicals,  and aerosol cans. 

Shafter Bulky Waste Collection Event

Shafter Bulky Waste Collection Event

The City of Shafter is holding a bulky waste collection event Saturday, March 20th from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Drive in and drop off your unwanted household items. Be sure to wear your mask. 

City of Wasco Bulky Waste Drop-Off Event

City of Wasco Bulky Waste Drop-Off Event

The City of Wasco is having a Bulky Waste Drop- Off Event. Bring in your unwanted bulky waste from 9 AM - 12 PM at Barker Park. Face masks are required.  

New Shafter Christmas Tree drop- off site

New Shafter Christmas Tree drop- off site

Shafter customers your free Christmas tree drop- off site has changed this year. Now located at the new Shafter
Corporate Yard 1251 East Ash Ave. 

Keep Kern Beautiful information flyer

Keep Kern Beautiful information flyer

How to Participate

1. Register for the Virtual Cleanup at www.KernPublicWorks.com
2. Grab an old grocery bag to reuse or any disposal garbage bag available to you. 
3. Put on some gloves for your protection. 
4. Pick up whatever you see for 15- 30 minutes. 
            a. Please be safe on your cleanup efforts! Watch for traffic, sharp objects, and never wander into unsafe conditions. 
5. Take pictures of your amazing work!
          a. Get creative with your cleanup efforts! Make a fun pose or funny smile!
6. Throw away your trash. 
7. Wash your hands!
8. Share your impact for a chance to receive an honorary KKB volunteer T- shirt!
          a. Share your photos on Facebook by tagging @KernCountyPublicWorks and hashtagging #KeepKernBeautiful or by                         sending them via email to garcia@kerncounty.com

Keep Kern Beautiful flyer

Keep Kern Beautiful flyer

Keep Kern Beautiful is having a virtual cleanup Saturday, November 7, 2020. Anyone in Kern County can participate at any time during daylight hours. For event information and registration visit: www.KernPublicWorks.com

Recycle Schedule

Recycle Schedule

If you have any questions regarding your recycle pick up days please refer to this calendar. 


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