Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Saturday October 19, 2019
10:00 AM -  3:00 PM
Neighborhood Cleanup Event

Neighborhood Cleanup Event: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Get readty to clean out those closets, attics and garages! The San Leandro Recycling Program is hosting a FREE drop off event for San Leandro residents. Appliances, mattresses, electronics, scrap metal, clean wood/yard trimmings, tires, household batteries and fluorescent lamps will be accepted. Residents may also drop off cell phones and chargers, CDs, DVDs and audio and video tapes for recycling.

Deadline to register is October 1, 2019. Click here to register.

Wednesday November 13, 2019
9:00 AM -  1:00 PM
America Recycles Day

In celebration of America Recycles Day, the City is hosting a recycling collection event.

What you can bring to recycle

  • Expired or unused medication (no controlled substances, no vitamins or supplements)
  • Mercury thermometers
  • Fluorescent lights, tubes and incandescent bulbs
  • CDs, DVDs, jewel cases, floppy disks, audio and video tapes
  • Household batteries
  • Cell phones and cell phone chargers


  • City of San Leandro residents only
  • Remove all excess bags and packaging from products
  • Place batteries in Ziploc bags separate from other products
  • Remove medication from original containers and place in Ziploc bags separate from other products
  • All types of light bulbs accepted

The following items will NOT be accepted

  • Vitamins
  • Needles & sharps
  • Soaps & other personal care products
  • Electronic devices
  • Car batteries
  • Chemicals or paints
  • Light fixtures or ballasts

Unused medicine flushed or put down the drain can end up in our waterways and pollute the environment. You can make a world of difference by following prescriptions as directed, and then disposing of your unused portions properly.