The Pasadena Department of Public Works preserves, maintains, and enhances the City’s infrastructure and natural resources and provides environmental stewardship for the benefit of our residents, businesses, and visitors.
For more licensing information, contact PHS at (626)
792-7151, ext. 115, or visit http://www.pasadenahumane.org/site/PageServer?pagename=services_licensing.
Upcoming Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Roundup events is scheduled for June 18, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Rose Bowl Stadium - Parking Lot I Note: There will be no document shredding at this event.Some examples of what you CAN bring to a HHW collection: • Motor oil, oil filters, brake fluid • Used antifreeze • Paint, paint thinner, turpentine • Cleaners with acid or lye • Pesticides or herbicides • Household batteries or car batteries • Pool chemicals • CRTs, old TVs, misc. electronics • Mercury thermometers or thermostats • Fluorescent light bulbs • Used needles or sharps (In a Sharps container or sturdy box labeled "SHARPS")• Unwanted or expired prescriptions
What you CANNOT bring to a HHW collection: • Explosives • Ammunition • Radioactive materials • Trash • Tires • Business waste • White goods (stoves, fridges, etc.) • Controlled substances• Biohazardous waste (blood, urine, etc.)
NOTE: Any electronic waste collected at these events is sent to a facility within the State of California that certifies that it is 100 percent de-manufactured and recycled to the commodity level in the United States. No electronic waste collected at these events is sent overseas. E-Waste Flyer
NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION (C&D) PROJECTS
Effective April 1, 2014, the Construction and Demolition Waste Management Ordinance (PMC Chapter 8.62) requires that certain construction and demolition projects divert at least 75% of waste either through recycling, salvage or deconstruction.The construction and demolition application must be approved prior to hauling any C&D debris. Failure to submit this application for approval and to comply with any provision of the C&D Waste Management Ordinance may result in forfeiture of the performance security depositSee attached documents: C&D Informational BrochureC&D Waste Management Plan ApplicationC&D Waste Management Compliance Report Form/Deposit Refund Request Form
Visit the Citizen Service Center to submit a service request to Public Works 24/7
The five major divisions of the Department of Public Works are listed below: