“Tire Waste Amnesty Days”
The Calaveras County Department of Public Works, Integrated Waste Management is pleased to announce our Tire Waste Amnesty Days. Dispose of and recycle up to 9 tires for free during our “Amnesty Days.”
This event will be held for one weekend only.
Saturday & Sunday, May 3rd & 4th, 2014 at the following locations.
· Rock Creek Solid Waste Facility, Milton 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
· Red Hill Yard Waste Area, Vallecito 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
· Wilseyville Yard Waste Area, Wilseyville 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
· Gambi Disposal, San Andreas 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
This event is open to Calaveras & Alpine County residents with proper identification* and each household will be allowed to dispose of up to 9 tires**without an exemption. If you will have 10 to 20 tires, please call Calaveras County Environmental Health at 754-6399 for information on obtaining an Exemption Authorization. This exemption must be presented with the load at the amnesty event.
*Proof of residency will be required, either with a current driver’s license showing a Calaveras or Alpine County address or a copy of your current tax bill, which shows a property related solid waste fee.
** California State Transportation laws limit the number of tires you can haul to 9 tires. Any loads with 10-20 tires must obtain an exemption or the amnesty waiver will not be applicable.
Please note the Tire Amnesty fee waiver is not applicable to businesses; tractor tires; tires with rims or for loads larger than 20 tires.
This program is funded by a grant from the Department of Resources Recovery & Recycling (CalRecycle)
Phone (209) 754-6403