The Solid Waste Division of the Public Works Department oversees garbage disposal, recycling services and transfer station operations throughout Nevada County. The Division also oversees maintenance of the closed landfills.
Waste Management operates the McCourtney Road Transfer Station, North San Juan and Town of Washington rural transfer stations and recycling programs in Nevada County. For recycling and garbage information, call (530) 274-3090.
New! Recycling Facilities Map
David Garcia, Interim Program Manager
Brad Torres, Operations Manager - Landfill
950 Maidu Avenue, Nevada City, CA 95959
McCourtney Road Transfer Station
14741 Wolf Mountain Road, Grass Valley
Open Wednesday through Sunday 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Household Hazardous Waste Facility (Station 2)
Hours of Operation:
Residential: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Commercial: Wednesday and Thursday 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Appointment required for commercial customers
Please call (530) 274-0120