Residential Waste Management & Recycling

The City of Citrus Heights currently contracts with Republic Services (formerly Allied Waste) for residential garbage and recycling services. For general information regarding your residential garbage service, contact Republic Services Customer Service at 916-725-9060 or 916-638-9000 or via RCitrusHeights@republicservices.com. To talk with city staff directly, call the General Services Department at 916-727-4770. Learn more about each service below.
Garbage Cart
Citrus Heights - A City That Recycles
Garden Waste

Rate Adjustments Coming in your 2016 Bill:
Rates were held at 2010 levels for 2 years (2011 and 2012) followed by 2 consecutive years of a 5% rate decrease! In 2016, Citrus Heights residential garbage customers will see a 2.51% increase in their bill, but they will still be paying less for services than what they paid in 2010.

Service Year
32-Gallon Cart
64-Gallon Cart
96-Gallon Cart
2010, 2011, 2012
$19.56 / month
$21.73 / month
$27.05 / month
2013 $18.63 / month
$20.70 / month
$25.75 / month
2014 $17.76 / month
$19.71 / month
$24.52 / month
2015 $18.26 / month $20.27 / month $25.21 / month  
2016 $18.72 / month $20.78 / month $25.85 / month


Rates are determined by the size of the garbage container. Green waste and mixed recycling, neighborhood cleanup / bulky waste collection program, curbside used oil recycling, and a 3-times-per-year household hazardous waste drop-off event are all included as part of the monthly rate. Customers may also have 1 extra green waste or mixed recycling container at no additional charge upon request.

Contact Information
Please feel free to contact the city at 916-727-4770 or Republic Services Customer Service at 916-725-9060 or 916-638-9000 with questions, concerns, or suggestions at any time.