Curbside collection of yard waste occurs every other week. Customers who need yard waste service can order a container by calling customer service 831-768-3133. The Yard Waste Collection Program is offered to City residents is part of the City's efforts to meet mandated diversion goals established by the State of California. Get all the information you need in the Yard Waste Collection Brochure (PDF).
The City's Drop-off Center also accepts Yard Waste for a fee.
Waste and Recycling Drop-off Center
320 Harvest Drive, Gate 4
Watsonville, CA 95076
Yard Waste Materials
Yard waste in bags not accepted in cart!
Unpainted wood or lumber
Dirt and Rocks
General Collection Guidelines
Set your carts out the night before.
Garbage, recycling, and yard waste service starts at 4:30 a.m.
Do not compact contents or overload cart – cart will not empty.