Caltrans to Host Free Dump Day at Independence and Lone Pine Landfills on March 20th, 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

 

 

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is hosting a free dump day on Sunday, March 20h from 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at two locations in Inyo County, the Independence Landfill and the Lone Pine Landfill. The free dump day is part of the Clean California program, a statewide initiative to remove litter, create jobs, and beautify California.

Trash loads should be sorted and properly tarped down before transporting to the dump. Per state law, transport only 9 tires at a time. The free dump day is open to residential waste. Commercial waste will not be free.

Acceptable residential waste includes:
·      Household and yard waste
·      Glass, wood, metal
·      Appliances, TVs, mattresses, and furniture
·      Oil, electronics, and recyclables
·      Tires (no rims, limit 9 at a time)
The following will not be covered by the free dump day:
·      Commerical waste
·      Tractor/heavy equipment tires
·      Hazardous waste
·      Pesticides, herbicides, chemicals, sharps, and disinfectants

To learn more about Clean California, visit CleanCA.com

For those with sensory disabilities requiring alternate formats (i.e. Braille, large print, sign language interpreter, etc.) and those needing information in a language other than English, please contact Bob Gossman at 760-874-8332 or TTY 711.

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Moliminous Mystic
Moliminous Mystic
6 months ago

What does “hosting” mean? CalTrans doesn’t own the dump sites. Are they paying for every load?

Joe Mamma
Joe Mamma
6 months ago

yes