Garbage & Recycling Services

NOTICE - Starting Monday, May 4, 2020 the following services are reinstated:


Appointment-Based Sharps Collection - Republic Services customers may call 916-638-9000 to schedule an appointment for sharps container disposal. This provides safe disposal of lancets, syringes, and other household sharps.
Battery and Used Oil and Filters - Household batteries can be placed in zip-top plastic bags and placed on top of the blue Recycle Cart on your regular collection day. Please tape the terminals for 9-volt and lithium batteries.
Used Oil and filters can be placed next to your blue Recycle Cart on your regular collection. Please see www.citrusheights.net/315 for more information about how to set out used oil and filters for disposal.
Neighborhood Clean-Up (bulky garbage pick-up) - Residents will receive the notice near their front door when their street/neighborhood is scheduled for Neighborhood Clean-Up.  Customers regularly scheduled for April should watch for more information from the City of Citrus Heights and Republic Services about when your make up day will be. 
For more information, please call  Republic Services at 916-638-9000

Residential Service

The City of Citrus Heights currently contracts with Republic Services for residential garbage and recycling services. 

For general information regarding your residential garbage service, contact:

Republic Services Customer Service - 916-725-9060 or 916-638-9000

General Services Department - 916-727-4770 or email

The 2020 Customer Service Guide Calendar is here! You can download it here. We also have some at City Hall if you would like to pick one up, or you can call and we will have one mailed to you, 916-727-4770.

Commercial Service 

(Businesses and Multi-Family Housing Complexes)

Business & Multi-family Housing Recycling

Organics Recycling

Franchised Haulers

Recycling Service

Citrus Heights - A City That Recycles

Garbage Service

Garbage Cart

Green Waste

Garden Waste

Garbage Service Rates

Rates for residential garbage service in Citrus Heights for 2020 are:

32 Gallon Cart
64 Gallon Cart
96 Gallon Cart
$19.95 per month
$22.15 per month
$27.55 per 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 household hazardous waste drop-off 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.  More information about the 2020 Garbage Service Rates can be found here.

The City of Citrus Heights and Republic Services are proud to provide residential garbage and recycling services at very reasonable rates. The table below shows the rates for service over the last ten years. Notice how our residents are still paying very similar rates for garbage and recycling services in 2020 as they did in 2010!

Service Year32-Gallon Cart64-Gallon Cart96-Gallon Cart
2017, 2018, 2019$19.28 / month$21.40 / month$26.63 / month
2016$18.72 / month$20.78 / month$25.85 / month
2015$18.26 / month$20.27 / month$25.21 / month
2014$17.76 / month$19.71 / month$24.52 / month
2013$18.63 / month$20.70 / month$25.75 / month
2010, 2011, 2012$19.56 / month$21.73 / month$27.05 / month


Contact Information

Please feel free to contact the City of Citrus Heights at 916-727-4770 or Republic Services Customer Service at 916-725-9060 or 916-638-9000 with questions, concerns, or suggestions.