Holiday TREES will be collected when placed curbside, in single family neighborhoods on your regular collection day the 1st two weeks of January.  

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Note that collection is delayed by one day due to New Year's Day falling on a Monday.  

ONLY Clean GREEN trees will be collected.  No flocking, tinsel, stands or other decorations will be accepted.

FREE for Emeryville residents!

The City of Emeryville offers free kitchen compost pails and recycling tote bags to residents for their composting and recycling needs. Head on down to City Hall to get your free pail or tote bag or check out the links below for more information. 

Kitchen Compost Pail - Details here

Recycling Tote Bag - See details here

Collection Service Information

To find your collection service information for the City of Emeryville, go to this website and choose your type of service from the menu on the left hand side of the page. To report problems or get answers to questions not covered on the website, call the City at 510-596-3795.        

Batteries are prohibited from trash collection.  Place them in a plastic bag, on top of your GRAY recycling cart and Waste Management will collect them.  If you don't have a gray recycling cart, find out where you can properly dispose of batteries at

Waste Management of Alameda County is the franchised hauler for trash, recycling and compostables collection for businesses and residents, as well as most construction and demolition waste.  Click on a link below for more information:

Franchise Agreement
2017 Rate Sheet

To review or print, here are service brochures for single family, multi-family, business in the City of Emeryville


It's available all year for all residents, at no additional cost, and it's completely covered in your bill!
The annual neighborhood Spring Clean-Up is over for this year, but will take place again next year in April

Single family properties are entitled to one additional pick up of items that don't belong or don't fit in your regular trash collection.  
Multi-family properties under 500 units are entitled to two pick-ups per year, total; 500 units or more, are entitled to 4 pick-ups annually.  Most single family properties use curbside set-out; multi-family properties may order a large "roll-off" bin.
Call Waste Management for more information and to schedule your "bulky" item pick-up.