County Quarterly Green Waste/Bulk Collection Schedule

Couch on a curb. Courtesy photo


Los Alamos County announces its quarterly green waste and bulk collection winter schedule:

  • Jan. 5 to Jan. 9: Barranca Mesa, Ponderosa Estates, Loma Linda, Hawks Landing
  • Jan.12 to Jan. 16: Quemazon, Sandia, Trinity, Orange, Nickel
  • Jan. 19 to Jan. 23: North Mesa
  • Jan. 26 to Jan. 30 Walnut, Yucca, Urban, Town Site
  • Feb. 2 to Feb. 6 Rover, Old Town, Meadow Lane
  • Feb. 9 to Feb.13 La Vista
  • Feb. 16 to Feb.20 Pajarito Acres


  • One pickup per household;
  • Set items close to curb – avoid placing items under power lines;
  • Available to residents with weekly curb side refuse collection;
  • All leaves and pine needles should be placed in paper yard waste bags;
  • Allowable items: brush, Christmas tree, mattresses, large appliances and furniture; and
  • Place trash in trash roll carts.

Items that will NOT be collected: Televisions, glass, construction material, lumber, tires, concrete, railroad ties, fencing materials or paints and chemicals.

For more information, call Environmental Services 505.662.8163.

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