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    Safe Disposal Mobile Collection Service

    For homebound seniors 65+  and homebound residents with disabilities

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    Goodwill Donation Center


    Sun Street Transfer Station, Salinas

Welcome to Salinas Valley Recycles!

Salinas Valley Recycles is a public agency and utility service that owns and operates the only open and active landfill in the Salinas Valley, but we are not the garbage hauler.

SVR provides disposal and recycling drop-off facilities at the following locations throughout the Salinas Valley:

SVR is working on utilizing waste as a resource and eliminating the need for landfills in the Salinas Valley. Please explore this web site to learn how you can help achieve A Future Without Landfills!


We Are Hiring

Marketing Intern Coordinator 


Long Term Facility Needs Project:

Project Documents

Notice of Preparation for the Long-Term Facility Needs Project-English

Notice of Preparation for the Long-Term Facility Needs Project- Spanish Summary

State Clearinghouse and Planning Unit – Notice of Preparation

Long Term Facility Needs Study – Draft Project Description

Regulatory Scoping Meeting for the Long-Term Facility Needs Project 5/2/17: MaterialVideo

Public Outreach Information

Public Outreach information for the Long-Term Facility Needs Project: English – Spanish

Public Information Meetings Information: EnglishSpanish

For more information about the project click here

SVR Monthly Newsletters:

July 2017,  May 2017, April 2017


Waste Advantage Magazine, Dec 2016 issue: Salinas Valley Solid Waste Authority: A Future Without Landfills

Monterey Bay Community Power Feasibility Study Validates Creation of Local, Clean-Source Power Agency