Solid Waste & Recycling Programs

The City of Ceres is contracted with Bertolotti Disposal for solid waste and recycling collection, bulky item pick ups and a leaf & limb program. They can be reached at (209) 537-1500, or please visit their website at

To sign up for garbage or recycling services please call the City of Ceres Utilities Department at (209) 538-5757. 

Additional Recycling Services and Collection Guides

Mandatory Commercial Recycling (AB 341)

Per AB 341, State law now requires that all businesses and multi-family housing complexes with five (5) or more units that generate at least four (4) cubic yards of solid waste per week to recycle. The City will contact businesses to assist in meeting this State requirement. 

Mandatory Organics Recycling (AB 1826)

Per AB 1826, starting January 1, 2019, businesses that generate at least four (4) cubic yards of solid waste per week shall arrange for organic waste recycling services. The City will contact businesses to assist in meeting this new State requirement.

To sign-up now for any recycling services please call (209) 538-5757.  

 To learn more about the City of Ceres Recycling Programs, please view our Recycling Brochure (PDF).

If you have any questions regarding the City of Ceres Solid Waste & Recycling Programs, please contact Rosemary Martinez at 209-538-5792 or by email.



CalRecycle Facilities and Recycling Website

Information on solid waste facilities, solid waste and recycled materials processors, used oil collection sites, electronic waste, recycling centers, and much more!

Waste Tires Were Diverted From California Landfills Through The Repaving Of This Street With Rubberized Asphalt

  •  Mitchell Road Overlay 
      Approximate No. of Tires: 7,924
      Funding Source: Rubberized Asphalt Concrete (RAC) Grant Program and Surface
      Transportation Program

      Project Start: August 31, 2018
      Project Completion: October 30, 2018