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.
For general questions, please see our FAQ page.
SOLID WASTE DEPARTMENT
Randy Lazarus, Operations
Bob Figoni, Safety & Environmental
SOLID WASTE HOLIDAY REFUSE AND RECYCLING SCHEDULE
In Observance of the holidays listed below, refuse and recycling collection will be provided one day later than your normal pickup day for the remainder of the week.
|New Year's Day||Friday||January 1|
|Presidents Day||Monday||February 15|
|Memorial Day||Monday||May 30|
|Independence Day||Monday||July 4|
|Labor Day||Monday||September 5|
|Veterans Day||Friday||November 11|
|Christmas (observed)||Monday||December 26|
|New Year's Day 2017 (observed)||Monday||January 2, 2017|
Refuse and recycling collection will return to the regular schedule on the following week. For questions regarding this schedule, please call Customer Service at (909) 395-2050.
REFUSE AND RECYCLING PLANNING MANUAL
The Solid Waste Department's Refuse & Recycling Planning Manual (download below) 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.
This directory provides contact information of local and regional sources for recycling and hazardous waste disposal.
Mandatory Programs - AB341 and AB1826 (download below)
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.
Effective April 1, 2016, AB1826 mandates organics recycling for qualifying businesses.