Clean Cal Tire Amnesty Day – April 23

Kern County Public Works Alicia A. Gutierrez–

To coincide with Earth Day, Kern County Public Works, in partnership with Caltrans’ District 9, will be hosting a Clean California Tire Amnesty Day on Saturday, April 23, 2022 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (or until capacity is reached) for residents to drop off tires* FREE of charge at the following Kern County Disposal Site.

Ridgecrest Landfill

3301 West Bowman Road, Ridgecrest.

Here are a few guidelines to follow when transporting your tires to your disposal site:

Tires must have rims removed.

Residential only. No commercial waste.

No earthmover/oversized tires.

To prevent litter, loads must be tarped for transport.

*Per State Law, transport up to 9 tires per trip.

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Story First Published: 2022-04-22