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▸ Preserve the environment and protect the health, safety and quality of life for the residents of Susanville and Lassen County.
▸ Provide for an efficient solid waste management system, which includes collection of solid waste and recyclable materials.
▸ Comply with state of California Assembly Bill 939, known as the California Integrated Waste Management Act of 1989, which requires jurisdictions to divert solid waste generated within the County of Lassen from disposal in landfills.
▸ Assure that as many generators as possible of solid waste and recyclable materials within the County of Lassen are included in the solid waste collection and recycling system.
LRSWMA operates two municipal solid waste landfills and nine transfer stations within Lassen County. Private contractors,such as C&S Waste Solutions of Lassen County, perform waste collection services within some areas of Lassen County. C&S Waste Solutions of Lassen County currently holds the franchise agreement and operates exclusively in the franchised area which includes the areas of Susanville, Doyle, Herlong, Janesville, Milford, Wendel and Westwood.
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Visit our main information website filled with general information, fee schedules, frequently asked questions and a calendar of events: www.LRSWMA.org
Held every fourth Tuesday of each month at 3:00 pm in the Lassen County Board of Supervisors Chambers located at:
707 Nevada Street
Susanville, CA 96130
The LRSWMA Board of Directors is comprised of two City Council member (Kathie Garnier, Kevin Stafford), two Board of Supervisor members (Chris Gallagher, Tom Hammond) and one Member-At-Large (Ralph Ellis).
RATES EFFECTIVE January 1, 2017
All loads are measured. The rate is $10.00 per cubic yard (at Transfer Stations & Westwood Landfill) and $76.50 per ton at Bass Hill. There is a minimum fee of $5.00 at all sites. Green Waste is only accepted at Bass Hill Landfill ($9.00/Ton) and Herlong Transfer Station ($2.00/Cubic Yard). Westwood Landfill accepts Green Waste on the first Wednesday of each month from April to September ($2.00/Cubic Yard). Green Waste has a minimum fee of $1.00.
View the current rate schedules.
Bass Hill Landfill: Open Monday through Saturday, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm, Closed on Sundays . The Bass Hill Landfill may close early due to high winds. Please call 252-1273 BEFORE going to Landfill on windy days!
Westwood Landfill: Open the first Wednesday of each month May through September (depending on weather). Westwood Transfer Station is open on a different schedule. See above for that information.
Please call 530-252-1273 for a recorded greeting to verify landfill is open.
All Lassen County Landfills and Transfer Stations are closed on New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
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