Haulers & Pickup Schedules
The City of Modesto contracts with Gilton Solid Waste Management and Bertolotti Disposal Service for all solid waste and recycling collection services.
Solid waste collection hours from 6:00 AM through 4:00 PM in residential areas. Your hauler is determined by which street you live on.
- Organics and Garbage are picked up on a weekly basis.
- Recycling containers now alternate weeks depending on if your address is ending in an odd or even number.
Use the search tool to determine the schedule for your address. View the calendars below to view the new Recycling collection schedules.
Haulers observe only four (4) holidays per year:
- New Years Day
- 4th of July
- Thanksgiving Day
- Christmas Day
These holidays may cause your service to be delayed by one day during the appropriate week.
- Service Areas
- Recycling Collection Calendar - Odd Numbered Address
- Recycling Collection Calendar - Even Numbered Address
Collection Service Search Tool
Each hauler has an exclusive service area as deemed by the Modesto City Council. Review the Service Area Map below to locate your hauler, find out when your garbage, recycling and organics items are picked up.