Services

HOLIDAYS
PICK-UP DAYS
RESIDENTIAL TRASH PICK-UP
-Service Level
-New Residential Service Info
-What can & can’t be put in the bin?
BULKY ITEMS PICK-UP
-Schedule
-Accepted & Not Accepted Materials
COMMERCIAL TRASH PICK-UP
-Service Level
-What can & can’t be put in the bin?
-Start New Commercial or Roll-Off Service
RECYCLING SERVICES

HOLIDAYS

  • New Year’s Day
  • Fourth of July
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

 PICK-UP DAYS

Ford City Calendar
Taft Heights & South Taft Calendar
Valley Acres, Dustin Acres & Buena Vista Estates Calendar

Monday & Thursday
Derby Acres
McKittrick
Buttonwillow
Tupman
Fellows

Tuesday & Friday
Ford City
Maricopa
Lost Hills

All bins must be accessible by 5:00 a.m. on pick-up days.

RESIDENTIAL TRASH PICK-UP

SERVICE LEVEL

(1) Green 96 gallon cart per household for household trash serviced once per week

(1) Blue 96 gallon cart per household for recyclables serviced once bi-weekly

* All carts will be serviced roadside with some exceptions, call the office of Westside Waste if you believe that your cart cannot be serviced at the roadside and we will come determine where your pickup will be.

* Carts must be available by 5:00 a.m. for pickup and have 6ft of clearance around the cart.

WHAT CAN BE PUT IN THE BIN:

Household
Food Waste, Non-recyclable Household items
Blue Cart (Voluntary) Materials
(See Recycling Services page for more information)
Cans/bottles/glass bottles, jars
Paper/cardboard/catalogs, junk mail, newspaper, phone books, food containers
Plastic #1 through 7
Green Waste
Lawn Cuttings
Tree Leaves
Tree Cuttings
Must be cut to 6-foot lengths and bundled (placed on the outside of bin)

DO NOT PUT IN BIN:

Dirt
Building Materials
Concrete
Demolition Material
Metal
Appliances
Tires
Hazardous Waste
Hot Ashes
Dead Animals
Liquids

NEW RESIDENTIAL SERVICE

Please call the office for pricing.
(661) 763-5135

BULKY ITEMS PICK-UP

Schedule

Ford City
Tuesday

City of Taft
Wednesdays

S. Taft & Taft Heights
Fridays

Lost Hills
2nd Wednesday of Every Month

Buttonwillow
3rd Wednesday of Every Month

Maricopa
4th Wednesday of Every Month

Valley Acres, Dustin Acres, & Buena Vista Estates
1st Wednesday of Every Month

 

BULKY WASTE ITEMS:

 

ACCEPTED

Appliances – water heater, freezer/refrigerator, washer/dryer, etc.

Furniture – mattress, box springs, desk, tables, sofas, etc.

Branches – cut in 6 ft. lengths and bundled.

TV’s – 1 per resident per trip.

 

NOT ACCEPTED* (visit KernCountyWaste.com to find ways to dispose/recycle these materials.)

Construction/Demolition Waste – concrete, asphalt, carpet, etc.

Hazardous Waste – paint, batteries, sharps, pesticides, used oil, etc.

Garbage and Green Waste – place in proper trash container.

Tires – No charge for 4 tires/resident/year at Kern County Landfills

Vehicle Parts

Items weighing more than 500 lbs.

COMMERCIAL TRASH PICK-UP

SERVICE LEVEL

A 96 gallon cart or 300 gallon container can be provided to your business. Please call our office for pricing and pick-up schedule. (661) 763-5135

WHAT CAN BE PUT IN THE BIN

Food Waste
Green Waste
Paper Packaging
Cloth Material

DO NOT PUT IN BIN

Metal
Construction/Demolition Materials
Tires
Hazardous Material
Dead Animals

START COMMERCIAL OR ROLL-OFF SERVICE

Please call the office for pricing.
(661) 763-5135
New Commercial or Roll-Off Service Application.pdf
Download and completely fill out this form to start Commercial or Roll-Off Service. Then Mail, FAX or email the form.

*Note: BINS ARE NOT MADE TO HOLD COMPACTED WASTE.

 

RECYCLING SERVICES

Voluntary co-mingled recycling services are available in some areas. Please see our Recycling Services page for more information.