Solid Waste Collection Service Days

Service Days Map ImageStandard Residential Service

Standard residential service is three 96-gallon carts emptied by the City of Fresno once a week. All carts are serviced on the same day. Click here for a map showing your regular service day.

Please Help Us Serve You

Make Sure:

  • Carts are placed 3-4 feet apart. Collection trucks cannot efficiently empty carts if they are less than 3 feet apart.
  • Your carts are at the curb before 5:30 a.m. on your collection day.
  • Each cart’s handle is facing your house.
  • Your carts are not overfilled and the lids are closed.
  • Your emptied carts are removed from the curb and placed out of view by 8 p.m. on your collection day.
  • Carts are placed clear of any obstructions (i.e., mailboxes, basketball hoops, automobiles, etc).

To Start or Make a Change in Service:

Call City of Fresno Utilities Billing & Collection at 621-6888.

Missed Service or Special Pick-ups:

Call Solid Waste Customer Service at 621-1452.


The City of Fresno Solid Waste Division will have regular recycling and waste collection service during weeks containing a holiday except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day. For more information, please click here.