Information from the Solid Waste Department

Current Status

All sites are open per their usual schedules.

At the Hayfork Transfer Station: metal, appliance and tire areas are closed temporarily, as the areas have reached their capacity and are being scheduled for pick-up. We apologize for the inconvenience.


Please call us at 530-623-1326 or email us if you have questions or issues regarding your service.

Reminder: Parcel Fee payments were due June 30.
A late penalty of $35 per unit is now due with all payments made through July 26.

Program credits for recycling, vacant or elderly/low income are no longer available.


Upcoming Events:

Information and scheduled events

Common Household Hazardous Wastes

The annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection day is held the first Saturday of October each year at the following locations:  Weaverville transfer station and the Hayfork Library parking lot.
This year the events are scheduled for Oct 5, 9am to 2pm.

ACCEPTED ITEMS FOR DISPOSAL AT THE EVENT: Pesticides - Household cleaners - Ammonia - Disinfectants - Mercury - Poisons - Boric acid - Glues and adhesives - Herbicides - Cleaning fluids - Aerosol cans - antifreeze, and other automotive products - Paints - Thinners - Photographic chemicals - Gasoline & other fuels

ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED: Explosives - Radioactive Materials - Medical Wastes - Agricultural Waste - Large or Small Appliances - Electronic Waste - Tires or Trash

Sites Information


Recycling areas for brush, metal/large appliances, tires, CRT’s and electronic waste, and the inert cell are open during the following hours:

Tuesday through Saturday        7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Cardboard recycling is open during the following hours:

Wednesday                               7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Thursday                                   7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Saturday                                    7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.



Please call 530-623-1326 x 199 for a recorded message to check status of transfer sites, and the availability of paper recycling (Weaverville).

If we miss your service due to weather conditions, residential customers have the option of setting out extra containers matching up to their regular service the following week or calling the office to receive a credit on their account. Commercial customers should contact Dispatch at 530-623-1326 x112 for information.