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Detours This Weekend at Hazardous Waste Collection Center

Due to the closure of Mesa Road this weekend between Los Carneros and Ocean Road, please be prepared for detours when traveling to the Community Hazardous Waste Collection Center from Los Carneros. If coming from Highway 217, please be aware that a checkpoint will be set up for Deltopia; residents wishing to go to the hazardous waste center will be allowed through.

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Free Landfill and Transfer Station Tours Offered

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Have you ever wondered what happens to your trash and recyclables once they're hauled away? Get all your questions answered during one of our free Tajiguas Landfill or South Coast Recycling & Transfer Station tours.

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Hazardous Waste Center Annual Report Now Available

The Fiscal Year 2013/14 Annual Report for the Community Hazardous Waste Collection Center is now available for your reading pleasure.

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2014-15 Edition of English Recycling Resource Guide Now Available

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Our latest edition of the Recycling Resource Guide for Santa Barbara County is now available in hard copy and online.

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Upcoming Holiday Closures for Hazardous Waste Center

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Happy holidays! Please note that the Community Hazardous Waste Collection Center will be closed the weekends after Christmas and New Year's, from Friday, December 26 through Sunday, January 4.

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Comment Period on Draft SEIR for Tajiguas Resource Recovery Project Extended

By Carlyle Johnston Sep 15, 2014 - Trash

Public comment on the Draft Subsequent Environmental Impact Report (SEIR) for the Tajiguas Resource Recovery Project has been extended to Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. The Revised Notice is available by clicking here. You can access the Draft SEIR on the project website.

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Taking a Further Look at Food Waste

By Leslie Robinson Sep 05, 2014 - Food Forward
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In our new Food Forward video we take a close-up look at what happens to wasted food and offer suggestions for keeping food out of the landfill.

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New RRWMD Video!

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Check out our new Resource Recovery & Waste Management Division video that explains What We Do and Who We are.

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Free Worm Composting Workshop This Friday

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Join us at the Solvang Library for a free vermicomposting workshop this Friday at 10:30 a.m. We'll provide step-by-step instructions to easily create your own worm composting bin and offer tips to keep your worms happy.

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Community Hazardous Waste Collection Center Closed July 4th

The Community Hazardous Waste Collection Center will be closed on Friday, July 4, however, will reopen on Saturday, July 5 at 9:00 a.m. for our normal household collection program.

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