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This page contains information on apartments and condominiums with shared bin, cart, or compactor service.

Garbage and Recycling services for apartment and condominium complexes in San Ramon are provided by Waste Management, Inc.

If you need to:

  • Start service
  • Report a missed pick-up or any other service problem
  • Replace or repair a cart, bin, box or compactor
  • Change your container size or frequency of collection
  • Resolve a billing issue
  • Obtain general program information

Please contact:

Waste Management, Inc
(925) 837-3356
Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
e-mail: wmac@wm.com

The City of San Ramon has a contract with Waste Management to provide these services.  To lodge a complaint about Waste Management, or if you are not satisfied with Waste Management’s services, please contact the City of San Ramon’s Solid Waste and Recycling Program Manager, David Krueger at (925) 973-2824 or Dkrueger@sanramon.ca.gov.

Waste Management Holiday Schedule

Garbage and recycling collection in San Ramon through Waste Management does not occur on the following holidays:

  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Day

If your service falls on or after these holidays, your pickup will occur one day later through Saturday of that week.

Apartment and Condominium Garbage Rates

Waste Management bills monthly in arrears. The rates are established by the contract between the City and Waste Management and are adjusted every January 1 according to a cost index formula in the contract. Garbage rates are based upon the number, size, and type of garbage containers used, and the frequency of collection. Garbage rates for apartments and condominiums include recycling services at no additional charge.

Recycling Services

Recycling services for San Ramon apartments and condominiums are available from Waste Management at no additional charge. To start recycling service, or to obtain assistance with your recycling service, have your property manager contact Ann Reese of Waste Management at (925) 250-9395 or AReese@wm.com.


If you you have any questions or comments please contact David Krueger, Solid Waste and Recycling Program Manager at (925) 973-2824 or Dkrueger@sanramon.ca.gov.



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