Independence Day Schedule
The office will be closed on Friday, July 3rd. Also the Recycle Center and Recology Valley View Transfer Station will be closed on Independence Day, Saturday, July 4, 2015.
There will be no changes to your service pickup. All routes will run on a regular schedule. Please be sure to have your carts out in the street, wheels to the curb, no later than 7:00 a.m.
Thank you and have a safe holiday!
Changes to Your Account
Due to privacy and other legal concerns, we are unable to allow anyone who is not listed on the account to make any account changes or to request service changes. If you think you will have a need for others to make account changes for you from time to time, please contact our office to have them added as an authorized user.
About Recology Ashland
Recology Ashland has served as Ashland, Talent and the surrounding areas solid waste disposal provider for over 50 years. Recology has a proud history of strong community interaction as well as state-of-the-art recycling services. We own and operate the Recology Valley View Transfer Station and operate the downtown Ashland Recycling Center (on Water Street) for the City of Ashland.
Prescription Drug Deposit Boxes
Keep prescription medications away from children and out of our landfill, water supply, and streams. Recology has teamed with Ashland and Talent police departments to provide prescription drug drop boxes in the police station lobbies.
2015 Urban Composting Classes
2 Classes - (2) Basic, (1) Advanced, (1) Vermi-compost and Bokashi Method
Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. – Noon at the Recycle Center at 220 Water Street
Jim Flaherty (OSU Extension Instructor- Master Gardener) teaches participants how to divert food scraps & organic yard debris from the landfill by composting. You will learn & see examples of how to set up an enclosed compost system that deters critters.
Basic Class – June 20th or July 18th. Pick one.
Advanced Class – August 15th
Urban composters who have taken the intro class or know Nitrogen from Carbon are invited. The advanced class offers more information, techniques, & strategies. General knowledge of composting is required.
NEW Bokashi method & Vermi(Worm)Composting Class- September 12th
This is a great way to make nutrient-rich fertilizer with minimal space.
This class is free and sponsored by the City of Ashland Conservation Commission & Recology Ashland
Please park on Water Street (not in Recycle Center parking area)