Saturday, January 22nd, 2022.
Our mission to develop, implement, and support efficient and sustainable programs for waste reduction, reuse, recycling, hazardous waste Management, composting and recycled-content purchasing for Imperial Valley citizens in accordance with local, state, and national mandates. Brawley, Calipatria, Imperial, Calexico, El Centro, Westmorland, Holtville and County of Imperial are included in our scope area.
If you are looking for a fun way to learn about the environment, this is the page for you. We have included links to interactive games, word search puzzles, and a coloring book. To start having fun, click here.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facilities
Enter Highway 86 and G Street- open every other Sunday morning
January 9th & 23rd, 2022
from 8 A.M. to 12 Noon

500 W 5th Street – open every other Sunday morning
January 30th, 2022
JANUARY 2, 2022 CLOSED (New Year’s Holiday)
JANUARY 16, 2022 CLOSED (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)

from 8 A.M. to 12 Noon

El Centro
702 E Heil Avenue- open every Saturday morning
January 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th, 2022
JANUARY 1, 2022 CLOSED (New Year's Holiday)
from 8 A.M. to 12 Noon
City Cleanups
City of El Centro Community Clean-up Event
Saturday January 22, 2022
599 E Main Street El Centro, CA
From 8:00am-12:00pm
Read City Cleanup Restrictions here.
The Majestic Plastic Bag - A Mockumentary
A plastic bag encounters enemies and escapes death on its epic migration to its final destination: the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. View Video.
Turning Plastic back into Oil
Man invents machine to convert plastic into oil. Read here.

What Cities Need to Know About SB 1383 and Funding Organic Waste Management