No road closures impacting access to WPWMA facilities

Pickup pulling a trailer approaches public scale house for access to waste facility.

**UPDATED 1/10/23** – All roads are fully operational. 10/9/23 – Please be advised that while the WPWMA is open, Athens Avenue and currently has road closures impacting regular access to the facility. It’s recommended you take Moore Road or Fiddyment Road to the facility today. We will provide updates as needed.

Christmas Tree Disposal

Discarded Christmas trees next to a pile of compost

When you dispose of your Christmas tree in western Placer County, we give it a new life by recycling it into compost or wood chips. There are four easy ways to recycle your tree:   Drop-off Locations and Dates: If you have additional questions, please email info@wpwma.ca.gov or call 916-543-3960.

No HHW Collection Event in 2022

Stop sign at entrance to recycling facility.

Please be advised that WPWMA will not be holding our typical household hazardous waste (HHW) collection event this year. However, the Western Placer Waste Management Authority HHW facility (located at 3195 Athens Avenue, Lincoln, CA 95648) is open every day for all household hazardous waste types and is FREE for Placer County residents.   Additionally, […]