Auburn Placer Disposal Service

Steps to take to discourage dumping

It is disgusting that people just dump stuff wherever they please (Journal, Jan. 19). However, neither APDS (Auburn Placer Disposal Service) nor the city and county do much to alle ...

Auburn Placer Disposal is now Recology Auburn Placer

Waste management in Auburn has a new name and a new motto. Auburn Placer Disposal Service is now Recology Auburn Placer. “We are changing our name because our business has chan ...

Got fire debris? County bins to the rescue

Victims of the 49 Fire have an October deadline to clear debris from their property. To help with the process, Placer County is providing a debris removal “bin program” to the ...

Proceed with caution when cleaning up after 49 Fire

Cleanup from the 49 Fire won’t be an easy task. Dozens of homeowners are faced with removal of ashes and the charred remains of structures. Destroyed appliances need to be haule ...

Recycling gets boost from weak economy

A steady stream of aluminum cans poured through the crusher Wednesday afternoon at the Auburn Community Recycling Center as car after car dropped off bulging plastic bags. The Sa ...

Transfer station gets shine, polish for mixer

The dump cleans up nicely — just give it a couple days. Auburn Placer Disposal Service staff are hard at work patching, steaming, sweeping and power-washing the transfer station ...