Public Works


Trash Collection

The City of Upland’s waste disposal needs, both residential and commercial, are served via Burrtec Waste Industries, Inc. In our commitment to maintaining our State mandated 50% landfill diversion goal, recycling is an integral part of our waste management programs. We ask that it become a part of your disposal practices as well. For additional information about waste disposal services available or to request a service, please contact Burrtec Waste Industries, Inc. 

Holiday Schedule:
On major holiday weeks, collection service will be delayed by one day beginning the day of the holiday through Saturday. Otherwise, if the observed holiday falls on a Saturday or a Sunday, your collection will not be affected. The 6 major holidays are Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. 

Local Events

Join us for this one-day “FREE Community Shred Day” from 9 AM – Noon on Saturday, September 25th.

The community is invited to bring their used paper documents to Upland Memorial Park at 1150 E. Foothill Bl. in Upland, for a convenient drive-up on-site shredding truck. Paper shredding is limited to 3 boxes per person.

Not sure what you can shred? Any paper-based printed material with staples, paper clips, etc. does not need to be removed before shredding occurs. Materials must be removed from three-ring binders prior to shredding. No cardboard or binders. A certified shredding truck will be on-site to destroy all the paper materials.

For more information or questions, please call (909) 291-2935.

Free Christmas Tree Mulch

This holiday season Burrtec's Material Recovery Facilities (MRF) are offering free Christmas tree mulch! It is available through the end of January and will be offered on a first come, first serve basis from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. while supplies last. For additional information, please see flyer below.

Solid Waste Rates

City of Upland Updated Notice of a Public Hearing on Solid Waste Rate Adjustments on August 9, 2021

 The City recently mailed out a Prop. 218 Notice of a Public Hearing on Solid Waste Adjustments and an accompanying Solid Waste Rate Sheet (Rate Sheet) to City customers.  The rate sheet was updated on July 6, 2021.  While there are no changes to the Prop. 218 Notice, the City wanted to inform customers that the revised rate sheet does not increase fees that were included in the Rate Sheet at the August 9, 2021, Public Hearing. 

Please view the proposed revisions to the Rate Sheet that will be considered at the Public Hearing.  The proposed delete any charges for the exchange or replacement of damaged or stolen residential barrels and clarify the exchange or replacement of lost or stolen barrels and bins for commercial customers.

Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste can be disposed of at the City's Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) program.

  • The program is located at the Upland City Yard and runs Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. with some exceptions.
  • For additional information about the City's HHW Program, click here.
  • To visit the San Bernardino County Fire web page for Household Hazardous Waste, click here.
  • For information regarding small business waste, click here.

460 N. Euclid Avenue
Upland, CA 91786
(909) 931-4100

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.