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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Annual Holiday Collection Delays

Annual Holiday Collection

Trash and recycling collection service does not take place on the following holidays – Memorial Day (Monday, May 27), Independence Day (July 4), Labor Day (Monday, September 2), Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 28), Christmas Day (Wednesday,...

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Encroachment Permit Required for Dumpster Rental

Encroachment Permits

Home renovations, construction projects, and sometimes even general cleaning efforts require a dedicated dumpster either because of the quantity or bulkiness of the trash, or the types of materials such as concrete or metals. 

There is no need to ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Free Used Oil Recycling Kits

Man Recycling Oil

Motor oil doesn't wear out, it just gets dirty; it can be cleaned of contaminants and recycled indefinitely. 

While supplies last, the City is giving away oil recycling kits at City Hall, located at 21810 Copley Drive, to Diamond Bar residents who...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Recycling Bulbs and Batteries

Bundle of Batteries

Spent batteries and fluorescent bulbs are among the items that are considered a hazardous waste, and not suitable for disposal in the regular trash bin. Batteries, in particular, contain toxic chemicals that have the potential to leach into the environmen...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Properly Disposing of Leftover Paint

Paint Brush Swept Over a Wooden Panel House

Getting rid of unwanted leftover paint and paint products is easy and convenient thanks to a statewide non-profit program.

Known as PaintCare, the program assigns various paint retailers to serve as official drop-off sites for house paint and primers, stai...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Recycling Bins for Schools

Recycling Bins for Schools

For a limited time and while supplies last, the City is providing free bins to Diamond Bar schools looking to start or improve a school recycling program. To be eligible for recycling bins, schools must submit an application that includes an outline of th...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Restaurant Carts for Organics Diversion

Organics Recycling

The City is implementing a new organics program for Diamond Bar restaurants in order to divert food waste from the landfills and meet State mandates. 

Organic recycling helps to divert food waste which would normally end up in the landfills. &...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Sustainable Gardening Workshops

Free Gardening, Composting Workshops

The City is hosting a series of free Smart Gardening Composting workshops during the summer months that will focus on organic composting, water-wise gardening, and drought tolerant plant selection.  Diamond Bar residents are encouraged to partici...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Upcoming HHW Events

Upcoming HHW Events

Residents may utilize these mobile, one-day collection events, hosted by County of Los Angeles, to properly dispose of HHW and electronic waste free of charge.   

Examples of items you can bring to the event are computer monitors, televis...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Summer Smart Gardening Workshops

Summer 2018 Smart Gardening Workshops

The Smart Gardening Composting workshops are back for the summer. The focus of these workshops will be on basic organic composting techniques, water-wise gardening, and drought tolerant plant selection. We invite residents to participate and learn about p...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Safe Disposal of Prescription Drugs

Safe Disposal of Prescription Drugs

There are a variety of ways that drugs get into the environment; one of the most significant is when unused medications are poured down the drain or flushed down the toilet. Convenient, secure drug disposal programs work to keep medications from getting i...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

Re-Home Your Unused and Unwanted Items Using Freecycle

Give and Get Using Freecycle

From clothes that no longer fit to electronics that have been relegated to the junk drawer, unused items take up a lot of space in mostly every household.

If you are looking to declutter your home of unwanted items, consider using Freecycle. This free onli...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

Smart Carts at City Parks

Bigbelly Bin at City Park

Trash and recycling receptacles at city parks play a key role in keeping green public places clean and litter-free, with regular collections ensuring that they do not become overflowing eyesores. Thanks to grant funding from Cal Recycle, the City has been...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

Recycling Bulbs and Batteries

Recycle Your Bulbs and Batteries

Spent batteries and fluorescent bulbs are among the items that are considered a hazardous waste, and not suitable for disposal in the regular trash bin. Batteries, in particular, contain toxic chemicals that have the potential to leach into the environmen...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Weekly Street Sweeping

Street Sweeping brush cleaning curb

During the months of December and January, street sweeping happens weekly instead of biweekly to tackle the increase of leaves and other wind-blown debris on Diamond Bar city roads.

Increasing street sweeping frequency during the rainy season also helps re...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Holiday Diamond Ride

Holiday Diamond Ride

Holiday shopping in town? Free cab rides to and from the city’s shopping centers will again be available to Diamond Bar residents, age 18 and older, as part of the City’s annual Holiday Diamond Ride program. Aimed at supporting local businesses and keepin...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Winter Snow Fest

Winter Snow Fest2018

Bundle up and head to Pantera Park Saturday, January 11 for the once-a-year event that brings mounds of snow to Diamond Bar for sledding, playing and merriment. Tailored for family fun, Winter Snow Fest is held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and features ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

2020 Calendar and Schedule

Calendar 2020 Cover

New editions of the City’s popular Calendar and Services Guide and magnetic Street Sweeping Schedule will be available in early January 2020. 

Featuring last year’s Through My Lens Photo Contest winning entries, the services guide is a great way t...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Trash Pickup Delayed

Reminder, when the holiday falls on a weekday, trash collection will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week. There will be no collection service on Wednesday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and Wednesday, January 1, 2020 (New Year’s Day)....

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Free Sandbags at Fire Stations

Sandbags

During the rainy season, local fire stations stock complimentary sand and bags. If your home is prone to flooding when it rains, stop by station 119, 20480 Pathfinder Road or 121, 346 Armitos Road to pickup free sand and sandbags, while supplies last.

Plea...

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