Caltrans and City of Ukiah Host Clean California Free Large Item Dump Day in Ukiah


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UKIAH – Caltrans, City of Ukiah, and Mendocino County announced a free large item Dump Day event in Ukiah as part of Clean California Community Days – Spring Into Action! This Dump Day event is part of Governor Newsom’s $1.2 billion Clean California initiative which makes this event and other litter prevention and educational events occurring throughout the state possible. Residents are invited to properly dispose of their unwanted tires for recycling.

Who: Ukiah-area residents

What: Tires Only

When: Saturday, March 18, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., or until capacity is reached

Where: Drop off items on Airport Road, Ukiah. Enter Airport Park Blvd., just past Costco, off Talmage Road.

This Dump Day collection is limited to tires. Residents can dispose of passenger car and light truck tires (limit 9 per load). No business waste is accepted. Clean California Dump Days are open to all residents in the area. Please remember to secure your load.

This is event is part of Clean California Community Days – Spring Into Action! Community Days is a statewide 11-day volunteer service event and celebration. March 17 – 27, we invite you to join us in inspiring actionable change in your community. Visit to learn more and join the movement for a Clean California for all!

Dump Day events are organized to further the Department’s goal of keeping California highways and waterways litter-free as part of the Clean California Initiative.

Visit to learn more about how Clean California is transforming communities with Dump Day events to keep trash from reaching our roads and waterways. For general questions about this event, please contact Ryan Maidrand at (707) 498-5174.

Keep it Clean, California!