Green Waste Disposal

WM-Nevada County Green Waste Event 2022

Western Nevada County

Waste Management Green Waste Event

Who: Nevada County Residents
When: Mondays: May 9 & 16th, 9 am - 3 pm
What: Dispose of all your landscape trimmings including pruned branches, leaves, grass clippings, shrubs, untreated wood, and flowers. Please do not bring anything over 4 feet long and 18 inches wide. Also, please do not bring dirt, rock, sod, palm, leaves, root balls, blackberry, poison oak, and scotch broom. 
Where: McCourtney Road Transfer Station

Eastern Nevada CountyEastern Nevada County Free Residential Green Waste Disposal Truckee May 20, June 4 & 17

Who: Nevada County Residents in Truckee 
When: Friday, May 20th, Saturday, June 4th, Friday, June 17th
What: Self-service: drop-off your residential yard waste at the Truckee Rodeo Grounds from 8 am-2 pm. Please limit loads to three yards per trip. Please, no bags, rocks, dirt, commercial yard waste, rounds larger than 24 inches, stumps, boards, or trash.
Where: 10695 Brockway Rd., Truckee, CA

3 Easy Ways to Dispose of Your Green Waste Year-Round! 

Western Nevada County

  1. Order Residential Curbside Pick Up: Order Waste Management’s 64 or 96-gallon residential curbside green waste bin for regular pick-up, (800) 637-8648.
  2. Drop Off Green Waste: McCourtney Road Transfer StationWednesday – Sunday, 8:00 am-3:30 pm
    14741 Wolf Mountain Rd, Grass Valley, CA. Standard disposal rates apply.
  3. Rent a Green Waste Dumpster: Rent a 20, 30, or 40-yard green waste dumpster on your own, or split the cost with neighbors. To reserve a dumpster, call Waste Management at (866) 844-1508.


Go to the Keep Truckee Green website for information on yard waste services.

  1. Order Green Waste Carts: Service begins in May and now extends through November. Carts are serviced
    every other week, May–November. Call Tahoe Truckee Sierra Disposal (TTSD) to order up to 3 carts at (530) 583-7800.
    Delivery fees apply.
  2. Drop Off Green Waste: Drop off up to 6-yards of green waste at Eastern Regional Landfill for FREE, May through September. New this year, residents will receive an address-specific punch card to track yards dropped off.
  3. Rent a 6-yard Dumpster:  Schedule a driveway dumpster from Wednesday to Wednesday for $81.28. Call TTSD at (530) 583-7800.