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Garbage Rates

2018 Residential & Commercial Garbage Rates (Effective January 1, 2018)

Container Size
Rates Per Month
20 Gallon Cart
32 Gallon Cart
64 Gallon Cart
96 Gallon Cart


What's included in your rates?

  • Weekly curbside collection of Trash
  • Weekly curbside collection of Recyclables
  • Weekly curbside collection of Organics (food and yard waste)
  • Weekly curbside collection of Cell-phones and batteries
  • Weekly curbside collection of used oil filters and used oil (1 gallon) 
  • Bi-monthly street sweeping services
  • Opportunity to participate in Community Shred events, Compost events & E-scrap events (offered throughout the year)
  • "On Call" bulky waste collection for residential customers (2 times per year)
  • Christmas tree recycling collection
  • Energy efficient, cleaner emission garbage & recycling collection trucks
  • Landfill fees for disposal of garbage & costs associated with handling recyclable & organic materials
  • Household hazardous waste can be dropped off by appointment - learn more here

Foster City is a member of the South Bayside Waste Management Authority, also known as "RethinkWaste." To learn more about rates and services, go to

City Hall - 610 Foster City Blvd.
Foster City, CA 94404
(650) 286-3200