Rate Change Notification
Recology Ashland has received approval from the City of Ashland and the City of Talent for a cost of operation/CPI (Consumer Price Index) increase. A 2.4% increase will go in to effect for all Ashland and Talent for solid waste services provided by Recology Ashland on April 1, 2015.
The staff and management of Recology Ashland thank you for your continued patronage.
About Recology Ashland Sanitary Service
Recology Ashland Sanitary Service 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 Valley View Transfer Station and the downtown Ashland Recycling Center (on Water Street).
Have Extra Trash?
Please remember to call one day in advance to authorize pickup of any extra trash. Drivers will not pick up extra trash without prior authorization.
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)