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News ImageMay 21, 2018  OC Waste & Recycling Receives Two Achievement Awards for Innovation

OC Waste & Recycling (OCWR) received two Achievement Awards in May 2018 from the National Association of Counties (NACo). OCWR’s prize-winning accomplishments include their pivotal role in revitalizing Yorba Park and their reinvention of a cumbersome reporting process to improve efficiency and workflow.

The Yorba Park revitalization project transformed a closed landfill into a vibrant, safe and attractive community and dog park. OCWR worked alongside the City of Orange to install and relocate environmental protection systems as well as numerous park upgrades, which required extensive coordination and communication between several entities with differing priorities.

News ImageMarch 29, 2018  Celebrate Earth Day at Prima Deshecha Landfill Open HouseOC Waste & Recycling and Fifth District Supervisor Lisa Bartlett are pleased to welcome Orange County residents to a FREE Earth Day Open House and Environmental Fair at the Prima Deshecha Landfill on Saturday April 21, 2018. Tours of the environmental campus include the waste disposal area, material recycling facility, landfill gas-to-energy plant, native habitat restoration areas and Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center.

News ImageMarch 15, 2018  County Awards $2.4 million in Grant Funds to Support Organics Recycling and Waste ReductionSanta Ana, Calif. (March 20, 2018)—The Orange County Board of Supervisors has voted to award a total of $2.4 million to six programs that target state recycling and waste reduction mandates. The County’s Regional Recycling and Waste Reduction Program requires recipients to sustain their grant-funded projects for a minimum of five years and fully sustain them for the final two years.
July 24, 2018
9:00 AMNational Drive-Thru Day!Follow @OCWaste for more event details!
July 24, 2018
9:00 AMNational Drive-Thru Day!Follow @OCWaste for more event details!