COVID-19 Update (8:00AM, 3/19/20):

  • We do not anticipate an interruption of collection services as a result of the coronavirus at this time.
  • Please be advised: Tracy Recycling Buyback Center is temporarily closed to the public at this time.
  • Safety Tips:
    • In support of good social distancing practices, please avoid interacting with your driver. Allow your driver to swiftly collect the material and proceed with his route.
    • Make sure all materials fit inside the toter to limit need for drivers to touch materials. Have additional waste that does not fit in the toter? Contact Customer Service at

We are taking precautionary measures to provide for the health and safety of our employees and our communities.
Please regularly check our website for updates.

Most Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How do I know which carts to put out?

A: Every week you should put out your Green Trash Cart, along with either your Blue Recycle Cart or Brown Yard Cart depending on whether you live on the east or west side of town. Please check the collection schedule on the back page.

Q: How do I order a dumpster?

A: If you already have an account set up with the City of Tracy, call Tracy Disposal at 835-0601. We will give you details about dumpster sizes, prices and delivery information.

Q: How do I get my carts and start my service?

A: If you live within the City of Tracy, call 831-6800 and hold for an operator. If you live outside the city limits please call 835-0601.

Q: Where is the nearest dump and what are the prices?

A: Please visit for directions, rates, and hours of operation.