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Free Special Collection Information

Release Date: 2019-09-25

Did you know that Long Beach residents get 4 free pick-ups per year of oversized and bulky items? 

The City of Long Beach provides each residential account four free Special Collections per year. (Note: a regulatory fee may be charged for items requiring special handling.) To request a special collection, call the Hotline at 570-2876 or use our online form to schedule your pickup of special or oversized items. (See “preparing items” for collection restrictions.)

Request a special collection online 

Items Include:

  • Furniture
  • Appliances (for safety, refrigerators and freezers must have doors removed)
  • Computers and monitors
  • Television sets
  • Tires (no rims, maximum size 16″)
  • Tree branches, yard debris (4-ft in length, 40-lb tied bundles)
  • Other oddly sized items