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Trash Schedule

Updated November 14, 2011

Trash is collected in Cerritos once a week by CalMet Services, Inc.

To identify the day trash is collected on your street, click on the Trash Collection Map above.

Holiday Trash Schedule

Trash is collected from residents once a week, Monday through Friday, except on the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day—Routes will be delayed one day beginning January 1 (provided it lands on a weekday) and will continue through Saturday.
  • Memorial Day—All routes will be delayed one day through Saturday.
  • Independence Day—Routes will be delayed one day beginning July 4 (provided it lands on a weekday) and will continue through Saturday.
  • Labor Day—All routes will be delayed one day through Saturday.
  • Thanksgiving Day—Routes scheduled for Thursday will be delayed one day through Saturday.
  • Christmas Day—Routes will be delayed one day beginning December 25 (provided it lands on a weekday) and will continue through Saturday.

If your normal trash collection day falls on one of these holidays, your trash will be picked up the following day. All other trash collection throughout the City will be delayed by one day for the remainder of that week.

Note: Trash is picked up as regularly scheduled on the weeks of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents' Day, and Veterans Day holidays.

more info iconIf you have any questions about the City's trash collection schedule, please call CalMet Services, Inc. at (562) 259-1239 or the Public Works Department at (562) 916-1226.

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