Sandia Heights Sanitation Department

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Refuse Collection Policy

Refuse must be at the road edge no later than 7:00 AM on the day of scheduled collection and no earlier than 5:00 PM the night before.  All refuse and recycling must be placed inside your Sandia Heights Services bins (Trash: brown lid / Recycle: green lid) not outside and/or sitting next to the bins.   Please see the Sanitation Services Policies and Information sheet for more detailed information.

Should you have additional items that need to be picked up, a Special Pickup may be scheduled by calling Customer Service at 856-6419 or by email at customerservice@sandiapeak.com or sanitation@sandiapeak.com.  The minimum cost is $20.00 depending on volume and/or weight.  Pickups are scheduled for Mondays only.

Items considered to be a special pickup include but are not limited to:

  • Furniture
  • Appliances (written certification from service person that compressor has been removed)
  • Bags/Bundles that will not fit in your trash bin

Should you need assistance with your bins, please download the Assistance Form, have your healthcare provider certify the need for assistance and submit the completed form to our office.

Please be advised, per solid waste regulations, items not allowed for pickup at any time include but are not limited to the following:

  • Lumber scraps, tires or batteries
  • Construction materials, hazardous waste
  • Flammables, open piles of weeds/chamisa
  • Electronic Devices/Aerosol spray cans/Pesticides/Antifreeze/Fuels
  • Dirt/Rocks/Gravel/Sand/ Concrete/Brick/Cinder Block

 

SANITATION Holiday Schedule for 2015

If your regular pickup day falls on any of the below holidays, refuse will be collected the FOLLOWING BUSINESS DAY as noted below.

  • Memorial Day - Monday May 25th, will be collected on Tuesday May 26th
  • Independence Day – FALLS ON A SATURDAY, NO CHANGE IN SCHEDULE
  • Labor Day - Monday September 7th, will be collected on Tuesday September 8th
  • Thanksgiving Day - Thursday November 26th, will be collected on Friday November 27th
  • Christmas Day - Friday December 25th, will be collected on Monday December 28th
  • New Year’s Day - Friday January 1st, 2016 will be collected on Monday January 4th, 2016

 

RECYCLING Holiday Schedule for 2015

If your regular pickup day falls on any of the below holidays, refuse will be collected the FOLLOWING BUSINESS DAY as noted below.

  • Memorial Day - Monday May 25th, will be collected on Tuesday May 26th
  • Independence Day - FALLS ON A SATURDAY, NO CHANGE IN SCHEDULE
  • Labor Day - FALLS ON A NON RECYCLE COLLECTION WEEK
  • Thanksgiving Day - Thursday November 26th, will be collected on Friday November 27th
  • Christmas Day - Friday December 25th, will be collected on Monday December 28th
  • New Year’s Day - FALLS ON A NON RECYCLE COLLECTION WEEK

 

2015 Recycle Calendar

 

Sanitation Pickup Schedule

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

North Subdivisions

South Subdivisions

South Subdivisions

Sandia Heights
North 1
North 2
North 3
Tram Terminal
Sandiago’s
High Finance
Peak Apts.
Primrose Pte 5&6

Unit 3
Unit 4
Unit 9
Unit 10
Outpost Ice Rink
Tierra Monte
Alvarado
Four Seasons
Primrose Pte. Units 3&4
Tram Terminal
Sandiago’s
High Finance

Unit 11
Unit 12
Unit 14
Unit 15
Unit 24
Unit 25
Unit 27
Unit 28 & 28C
Primrose Pte. Units 1&2
Tram Terminal
Sandiago’s
High Finance

 

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY/SUNDAY

South Subdivisions

South Subdivisions

Tram Terminal

Unit 7
Unit 8
Unit 16
Unit 17
Unit 18
Unit 19
Unit 20
Unit 21
Unit 23
Tram Terminal
Sandiago’s
High Finance

Unit 1
Unit 2
Unit 5
Unit 6
Alvarado
Four Seasons
Quailridge
Tram Terminal
Sandiago’s
High Finance

Sandiago’s
High Finance

 


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