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Residential Services

All Truckee residential parcels are billed for Solid Waste Service via a Special Assessment placed on the Nevada County Property Taxes.  The fee allows residents to utilize the following services:



-One 32-gallon customer-provided can serviced weekly in bear boxes or curbside
-Upon request, up to 3 extra cans (96-gallons) of additional waste picked up on your normal service day, up to 4 times per year (scheduled overage), schedule ahead of time through your online customer portal with TTSD
-Additional services available at additional rate


-Opt-in to receive one free 64-gallon recycling cart, serviced curbside every-other-week on your normal service day, year-round (delivered to Truckee neighborhoods in the following schedule: Glenshire in 2018, remaining neighborhoods excluding Tahoe Donner in 2019, Tahoe Donner in 2020).
-Additional recycling carts and wildlife-resistant recycling carts available at additional rate
-Blue bags (30 gallons or smaller) purchased from local stores will continue to be collected weekly, serviced curbside or in bear boxes 
-Recycling drop-off for July & August at Town Hall (10183 Truckee Airport Rd.) and a second location (TBD)

Green Waste:

-Opt-in to receive up to three free 96-gallon green waste carts, serviced curbside every-other-week on your normal service day, May 1st - October 31st
-Additional green carts available at additional rate
-Green bags are no longer be accepted
ree drop-off of up to 6-yards of green waste at Eastern Regional Landfill
-Coupon code available for free drop-off for contractors use on resident's behalf
-Discounted yard waste dumpster rentals available for $70, Wednesday-to-Wednesday, schedule by calling TTSD

Bulky Item Collection: 

-Up to 3-cubic yards of recyclable material, electronic waste, universal waste, AND up to 1 bulky item (mattress, couch, etc.) can be picked up on an on-call basis up to 2x/year
-Pick-up can be scheduled within 5 business days of customer request by calling TTSD
-Additional service levels available at additional rate


Residents can call the town franchisee waste hauler, Tahoe Truckee Sierra Disposal (TTSD) to schedule free trash overage pick-ups, dumpster rentals, free bulky item pick-ups, or other additional services at (530) 583-7800.

By reducing, reusing, and recycling, Truckee residents can protect our environment and well-being and Keep Truckee Green!

What should I do with leftover paint? Where can I take my e-waste? The Keep Truckee Green website has the answer to your recycling questions.