Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Question:
Does the city subsidize for any type of composting equipment for residential owners? Thank you.

ANSWER:
Since your residence is within the City of Alhambra, you may visit the City's website (link provided) or call (626) 570-5010 for information on their recycling programs.

In addition, the Smart Gardening Program, sponsored by the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Works, is available to County of Los Angeles residents. The Program offers workshops and discounted bins at its 11 learning centers. We also conduct workshops to organizations, schools, and cities. Residents can learn the tools and techniques of backyard composting, worm composting, grass recycling, water-wise gardening, and fire-wise gardening. To learn more about the Program, visit our website (link provided).

Links:
  Smart Gardening Program

  City of Alhambra - Solid Waste / Recycling Service