Committed to providing waste management services of the highest quality since the 1800s.

Garden City Sanitation collects garbage from many single-family homes in San José.

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 Did You Know?

truck wash

Our truck wash is used only as needed and the water is recycled. Click here to learn how you can conserve water too.





Upcoming Holiday?

Collection occurs on all holidays except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Day. If these holidays occur Monday through Friday, collection will be one day later throughout the rest of that week.

Do You Teach?

We can help teach your students about waste reduction. Tap into our resources
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Want to Talk Trucks?

Our trucks are powered by CNG. Read about our fleet conversion.
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