Turlock Scavenger provides three roll out containers (carts) to each resident of Turlock:
- A charcoal grey 32 gallon cart for garbage
- A blue 68 gallon cart for co-mingled recyclables, and
- A green 95 gallon container for organic (including garden) waste
These containers are picked up once per week on assigned routes.
View your pickup day
RecyclingCitizens are encouraged to embrace the recycling habit, and actively participate in helping the City to meet its waste diversion goals.
Larger household garbage containerFor your convenience larger capacity gray refuse (household garbage) containers are available at an additional cost. 64 gallon and 96 gallon refuse containers can be ordered by contacting the Turlock Scavenger Company at (209) 668-7274.
On collection day
- Set carts out by 5:00 am
- Place carts in the street:
- About 18 inches from the curb
- At least 2 feet apart
- Six feet from any parked vehicle
- Don't overfill your carts
- Don't let your carts sit out in public view for more than 24 hours (TMC 6-3-206)