This team removes an average of 15 tons of dumped materials per week from city streets and public areas.
Apartment and condominium residents with communal garbage dumpster service can contact their property managers or GreenTeam of San Jose directly at (408) 282-4400 to arrange for free junk pickup.
In May 2016, the Environmental Services Department held a Swap or Drop event at San Jose State University that allowed students to get rid of and donate unwanted items.
Report illegal dumping in San José by calling the Customer Contact Center at (408) 535-3500. If you witness dumping in progress, call the San José Police Department non-emergency line at (408) 277-8900.