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Is the garbage pickup in Sacramento run by the municipality, or is it private?

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The city of Sacramento, California, provides garbage pickup through its Recycling and Solid Waste Division, as of 2015. The division also provides yard waste collection, recycling, street sweeping and pickup of household appliances and waste electronics.

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Residents of Sacraments must dispose of recyclables, construction waste, building materials and household hazardous waste separately from their regular garbage collection. As of October 2015, the Recycling and Solid Waste Division provides coupons to residents to dump a free load of material no larger than 5 cubic yards at the Sacramento Recycling and Transfer Station. Sacramento residents can also schedule two appointments per year to have the city pick up bulk items and yard waste.

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