The Solid Waste Department is committed to providing reliable, timely, safe, and affordable refuse collection services to the residents and businesses in the City of Ontario.
We invite you to take a few minutes to get acquainted with the residential, commercial, and industrial refuse and recycling services available to you by accessing the various links.
SOLID WASTE DEPARTMENT
Randy Lazarus, Operations
Bob Figoni, Safety & Environmental
SOLID WASTE HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
Refuse and Recycling collection services will be delayed by one day beginning the day of the holiday through Saturday. The Holiday Schedule can be viewed by clicking on Solid Waste Holiday Schedule.
RESIDENTIAL AND BUSINESS GREEN ONTARIO NEWSLETTERS
The Green Ontario Newsletter for Residential [PDF] and Business [PDF] customers is your source for local information on Sustainability.
REFUSE AND RECYCLING PLANNING MANUAL
The Solid Waste Department's Refuse & Recycling Planning Manual [PDF] assists Developers in meeting the City of Ontario's requirements on Refuse and Recycling storage and access for service, as well as addressing the City's Recycling Goals.
Reuse and Recycling Directory [PDF]
This directory provides contact information of local and regional sources for recycling and hazardous waste disposal.
Effective January 1, 2012, AB341 mandates recycling for businesses that produce four or more cubic feet of solid waste per week and multi-family dwellings of five units or more.