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Free Tire Recycling Event - August 1-31!

Salinas Valley Recycles is hosting FREE tire recycling events at all three facilities!

COVID-19 - Coronavirus: Facility Update

All Facilities are currently open. Administrative office is closed.  Facility operational hours or services may be modified, reduced or facilities may close periodically during this period to adjust to community demands and employee safety needs. Check for updates here.


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. We are not the garbage hauler, but you can find information and contacts for your local garbage and recycling collection company on the Your Hauler page.

Salinas Valley Recycles Cares about your money!

Salinas Valley Recycles cares about saving money for your community. We manage your landfill responsibly without taking on unnecessary debt that will cost you in the long run, or importing trash from other cities for income.

Salinas Valley Recycles cares about your community because it’s our home too. 

Learn more about our fiscally sustainable approach to solid waste management and financing in our Annual Report.

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  1. Tire Amnesty August 1-31 2020

    August 1 @ 8:00 am - August 31 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Executive Committee Meeting

    August 6 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  3. Board of Directors Meeting

    August 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Reusing items during COVID

Reusing items during COVID

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Hot off the press for August!

Hot off the press for August!

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