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Fourth of July Holiday Closures

All Kern County landfills, transfer stations, and special waste facilities will be closed Sunday, 4th of July, 2021 in observance of Independence Day. All landfills, transfer stations, and special waste facilities…

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Bulky Waste Collection Events in Lost Hills & Buttonwillow

Kern County, CA – Do you have large items you want to get rid of, but simply does not fit in your trash container? Kern County Public Works Department will…

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April One-Day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection

The Public Works Department sponsors several one-day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection Events, in outlying areas, each year. During these half-day opportunities, residents have the chance to bring left-over residential hazardous waste…

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Keep Kern Beautiful Looking To Recruit Committee Members

    Kern County, CA (Mar. 3, 2021) – Over the past year, the Kern County Public Works Department has been working diligently with different community members throughout the County…

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March Bulky Waste Collection Events in Shafter & Wasco

Kern County, CA – Do you have large items you want to get rid of, but simply does not fit in your trash container? Kern County Public Works Department will…

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Kern County Bulky Waste Collection in Lamont

Kern County, CA – Do you have large items you want to get rid of, but simply does not fit in your trash container? Kern County Public Works Department will…

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February One-Day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection

The Public Works Department sponsors several one-day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection Events, in outlying areas, each year. During these half-day opportunities, residents have the chance to bring left-over residential hazardous waste…

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January One-Day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection

The Public Works Department sponsors several one-day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection Events, in outlying areas, each year. During these half-day opportunities, residents have the chance to bring left-over residential hazardous waste…

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Roberts Lane & Buttonwillow Transfer Stations Permanently Closed

Due to unforeseeable circumstances, the Public Works Department has decided to permanently close two of temporary facilities: the Roberts Lane and Buttonwillow transfer stations. Residents who previously used the Roberts…

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2020 Christmas Tree Recycling Program

Every year, Kern County Public Works promotes the Christmas Tree Recycling Program that runs from Saturday, December 26, 2020, through Sunday, January 10, 2021. This program encourages residents throughout the…

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