Bulky Waste / Large Item Collection
What you need to know...
Curbside Bulky Waste Collection
Residents in the Metro-Bakersfield area can have their bulky waste items, including appliances, sofas, chairs, and other large furniture pieces picked up – FREE OF CHARGE. Not accepted: Tires, construction, demolition and remodeling materials, hazardous waste or greenwaste.
Unincorporated Kern County Metro-Bakersfield Residents call (661) 322-6863
City of Bakersfield Residents call (661) 326-3114
Other cities: call your city for information
Large household appliances such as refrigerators, freezers, washers, dryers, and water heaters are accepted, FREE OF CHARGE at most Kern County Disposal Sites. Check the website at www.KernPublicWorks.com for site specific information.
Bulky Waste Collection Events
The Kern County Public Works Department in collaboration with the Kern Refuse Haulers sponsor bulky waste collection events in the Metro-Bakersfield area, twice a year, Spring and Fall. Additionally, many cities within Kern County sponsor single-day waste collection events. To find Bulky Waste Collection Events in your area, check the website at www.KernPublicWorks.com or call (661) 862-5000.