Recycling Bins in the Nestle Parking Lot

Joint City/School
Recycling Program


The City of Ripon, the Ripon Unified School District, and Bonzi Recycling have set up a recycling program that benefits the students at Weston, Ripon, Ripona, Park View, and Colony Oak Elementary Schools.


Take your recyclable items to the Nestle Parking Lot on Industrial Avenue each Saturday between 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. (except for special events or holiday weekends.)

The joint City/School program accepts the following:


If you have questions, call the Ripon Public Works Department at 599-2151.

Office e-mail:

Do not dump your trash!

Any load that is contaminated by trash or garbage is rejected, and the entire load is sent to the landfill at taxpayers' (your) expense.

Warning: Cameras have been installed to catch the trash dumpers.


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San Joaquin County Lovelace Transfer Station

2323 E. Lovelace Road
Manteca, CA 95336

The Lovelace Transfer Station offers free disposal for city and county residents.

Open every day.

For more information, read the restrictions, or call 468-3066.


San Joaquin County Household Hazardous Waste Consolidation Facility

Located at the Stockton Municipal Airport
7850 South R.A. Bridgeford Street
Stockton, CA 95206

Phone: (209) 468-3066
Thursday - Saturday
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Household Hazardous Waste collection is now in Stockton. Collections will no longer be held in Ripon. This service is free of charge to county residents. Also, you can visit the facility's "Re-use Room" for free partially-used products.

Small Businesses must call for appointment:
(877) 747-9699
(fees apply)

Acceptable Types of Waste:
When you Transport:


The San Joaquin County drainage ordinance prohibits dumping anything down a storm drain or into a waterway. To report illegal dumping please call: (209) 468-3055



Ripon Unified School District

District Number: 599-2151

Frank Ferral

Phone: 599-0022


Public Works Department

Phone: 599-2151

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