Solid Waste / Recycling Information : Bulk Item Pick-Up

Bulk Item Pick Up Service

Residents may request 2 Saturday Pick-Ups per year!

 Request a Bulk Item Pick-Up

Video on Acceptable Items

  • Two annual curbside bulk item or brush waste pickup services are available to each residential customer every calendar year at no additional cost. 
  • The person requesting the bulk item pick-up must be listed on the utility account
  • If you need more than two bulk item pickups per year, they are available through TDS for a fee. Contact BCMUD for more information. 
  • Bulk item pickup services are scheduled on Saturdays only.
  • Please wait to receive a confirmation email from Customer Service containing the date your pickup is scheduled for before placing your items on the curb.
  • The volume collected is restricted to 3 cubic yards per residential unit. Yard waste must be bundled, tied, and cut into four-foot lengths not to exceed 35 lbs. per bundle. Limbs must be no more than four inches in diameter. Refrigerant must be removed, and written certification of removal by a licensed technician is required.
  • Please specify the size of your mattress and the type of appliance in the "Special Instructions" section of the bulk item pickup request form.
  • Water heaters must be drained.
  • Flat screen televisions up to 44 inches and tube televisions up to 32 inches are eligible for removal.
  • Any wooden pieces must be free of nails.
  • Glass up to 3' x 6' is eligible for removal.
  • Soft metal such as fence posts or basketball goals are acceptable bulk items.
  • Carpet may be removed if it meets the following requirements: 
    • Up to 10 rolls of carpet in one request is allowed.
    • Carpets must be no more than four feet in length.
    • Rolls must be no more than two feet in diameter.
    • Carpet bundles must be within the three-cubic-yard limit.


Unacceptable Items

  • Any hazardous items, chemical compounds, mixtures or substances
  • Paint
  • Motor oil or gasoline
  • Tires
  • Items considered to be construction or demolition material/debris

Please note:  TDS may charge an additional fee if items collected exceed 3 cubic yards or any of the other limits listed.