Trash/Sweeper Services

Spring bulky item collection

The 2021 Spring Bulky Item Collection has concluded. 

If you missed your particular date or have Bulky Items now, residents are able to call for a special bulky item collection to accommodate large items that do not fit into the residential service carts. Residents receive 10 FREE On-Call Bulky Items collection per calendar year, July 1 to June 30.  To request this service, please call 1.888.888.0388.

Solid Waste Collection

NASA Services is responsible for picking up all solid waste and other recyclables in the City of Pico Rivera. NASA Services is dedicated to helping the City of Pico Rivera achieve zero waste to landfill. Please call their Customer Service Department at 1 (888) 888-0388 if you have any questions about recycling, waste collection or need to order additional services.

Environmental and Recycling Programs

The City of Pico Rivera encourages residents to recycle in order promote a safer environment and aid in community efforts to become a more sustainable city. By visiting our Resources & Information page you will find information on many of the City’s environmental programs for Oil/ Filter recycling, Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) recycling, Sharps Disposal, Green Waste, and Beverage Container recycling.

UPCOMING Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event - Click Here for Details.

Mandatory Recycling

Mandatory Commercial Recycling - AB 341

Businesses, including schools, that generate 4 cubic yards or more of commercial solid waste per week, and multi-family dwellings that are 5 units or more, shall arrange for recycling services.

Mandatory Organics Recycling - AB 1826

Businesses, including schools and public entities that generate 2 cubic yards or more of all solid waste per week — trash, recycling and organics — shall arrange for organic waste recycling services.

Multi-family dwellings of 5 units or more must arrange for recycling of yard debris only. 

Customer Access to Education & Recycling Bins - AB 827

Businesses must provide organics and recycling containers at front-of-house to collect waste generated from products purchased and consumed on the premises.

In order to comply, recycling containers must be placed adjacent to trash containers so they are visible, easily accessible, and clearly marked. Model signage is available at Search on "Education/Outreach Toolkit"

For more information, contact NASA Services for a free waste assessment, to set up recycling services, and to receive free employee training.  Call 888-888-0388 or email

Additional Information available HERE.

Roll-Off Bins and Large/Bulky Items Pick Up

You may also call or visit the NASA Services website if you have any questions regarding renting dumpsters (roll-off bins), special pick-ups or pick up of large items, recycling and general solid waste questions.

Residents may call for a special bulky item collection to accommodate large items that do not fit into the residential service carts. Residents receive 10 FREE On-Call Bulky Items collection per calendar year, July 1 to June 30.

For more detailed information on NASA's Bulky Items collection click here.

Roll-off bins require a permit before NASA will issue the bin. If the bin is going to be placed on your private property, you must obtain a permit from the Planning Division by calling (562) 801-4476. If the bin is going to be placed at the curb in the street, an encroachment permit needs to be issued by the Public Works Department. The permit application is available here and an be emailed to Once we issue the permit you call NASA Services back with the permit number and they will take care of the rest. The encroachment permit is free for residents and $125 for contractors and businesses.

Visit their website NASA Services or call their Customer Service Dept: 1 (888) 888-0388.

To find out when you trash is scheduled for pick up, click here Trash pickup schedule

Holiday Trash Collection Schedule for 2021

Trash, recycling and green waste will be collected as regularly scheduled except for the following holidays:

Monday, May 31 Memorial Day
Monday, July 5 Independence Day 
Monday, September 6 Labor Day
Thursday, November 25 Thanksgiving Day
TBA Christmas Day
 TBA New Year's Day 2022
*During the week in which a holiday falls, collections will be postponed by one day on the holiday and for the remainder of the week.

Street Sweeper

******STREET SWEEPER UPDATE - 6/1/2020****** 

Starting June 1, 2020, street sweeper citations will be given out to all vehicles parked in violation of the posted No Parking Street sweeping signs.Should you have any questions, please contact the Parking Enforcement department at (562) 801-4413.


The City of Pico Rivera provides its residents with street sweeping service as an effort to beautify and enhance the aesthetics of our 137 miles of City streets and alleyways. Our goal is to service you by maintaining a healthy, safe and clean environment for our community.

Weekly sweeping of all residential and commercial streets in the community began in October of 2011. The new sweeping schedule helps reduce the amount of pollutants, helping keep local rivers and the ocean cleaner and healthier. Frequent street sweeping also improves the appearance of our local roadways.

If you have any questions regarding the weekly street sweeping please contact the City’s Public Safety Division located in City Hall at 6615 Passons Blvd., or call the office at (562) 801-4413.

To find out what day your street gets swept, click here Street Sweeping Schedule.

Please note the street sweeping and enforcement schedule for City Observed Holidays for Calendar Year 2021

Friday, January 1 New Years Day Street Sweeping (NO) Enforcement (NO)
Monday, January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Street Sweeping (NO) Enforcement (NO)
Monday, February 15 President’s Day Street Sweeping (NO) Enforcement (NO)
Wednesday, March 31 Cesar Chavez Day Street Sweeping (NO) Enforcement (NO)
Monday, May 31 Memorial Day Street Sweeping (NO) Enforcement (NO)
Monday, July 5

Independence Day (Observed)

Street Sweeping (NO) Enforcement (NO)
Monday, September 6 Labor Day Street Sweeping (NO) Enforcement (NO)
Thursday, November 11 Veteran's Day Street Sweeping (NO) Enforcement (NO)
Thursday, November 25 Thanksgiving Day Street Sweeping (NO) Enforcement (NO)
Friday, November 26 Day After Thanksgiving Street Sweeping (NO) Enforcement (NO)
Monday, December 27 Christmas Day Street Sweeping (NO) Enforcement (NO)