Waste Management & Recycling

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Young recyclers learn about the three

 "Young recyclers learn about the three Rs: "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle"



"The Waste Management Department manages the safe and sanitary storage, collection, transportation, and disposal of solid waste in Amador County. The Department is also responsible for the design, development, implementation, and promotion of recycling, waste reduction, and waste diversion programs."


What's New

  • Garbage rate increase public hearing 10-23-18 information BOS Packet  
  • Starting January 1, 2017 Free to Amador County Residents - Mattress Recycling!!! 
  • 2019 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Schedule
  • New State Paint Recycling Fee $0.75 / gallon
  • Cooking Oil Recycling Program - call for details (209) 223-6429
  • Waste Reduction and Recycling Guide [pdf]
  • C & D Ordinance No. 1703 - CA Building Code "CAL GREEN" Mandates Construction and Demolition Recycling Requirements - Amador County adds Municipal Code Chapter 7.27 Recycling and Diversion of Construction and Demolition Debris


Contact Information
Address: 810 Court Street Jackson, CA 95642
Phone: (209) 223-6429
Business Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m.-5 p.m.



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