Sandia Heights Sanitation Department

Refuse Collection Policy

Refuse must be at the road edge no later than 7:00 AM on the day of scheduled collection and no sooner than 5:00 PM on the day prior to collection.  See the Sanitation Services Policies and Information sheet for more detailed information.  If you need assistance with your bins, please download the Assistance Form, have your healthcare provider certify the need for assistance, and submit to our office per the instructions on the form.

All refuse and recycling must be placed in your Sandia Heights Services bins for trash (brown lid) and recycling (green lid).

Special pickups 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, and are scheduled for Mondays only.  We no longer accept televisions for pickup, please contact the Eagle Rock Transfer Station at 857-8318 for information on the disposal of televisions.

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

ITEMS NOT ALLOWED FOR PICKUP AT ANY TIME INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Lumber scraps, tires or batteries
  • Construction materials, hazardous waste
  • Flammables, open piles of weeds/chamisa
  • Dirt/Rocks/Gravel/Sand/ Concrete/Brick/Cinder Block

Sanitation Holiday Schedule for 2014

  • Memorial Day, Monday, May 26 will be collected on Tuesday, May 27
  • Independence Day, Friday, July 4 will be collected on Monday, July 7
  • Labor Day, Monday, September 1 will be collected on Tuesday, September 2
  • Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27 will be collected on Friday, November 28
  • Christmas Day, Thursday, December 25 will be collected on Friday, December 26
  • New Year’s Day, Thursday, January 1, 2015 will be collected on Friday January 2, 2015

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

Recycling Holiday Refuse Collection Dates for 2014

  • Memorial Day, Monday May 26, will be collected on Tuesday, May 27
  • Independence Day - FALLS ON A NON COLLECTION WEEK
  • Labor Day, Monday September 1, will be collected on Tuesday September 2
  • Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 27, will be collected on Friday, November 28
  • Christmas Day, Thursday December 25, will be collected on Friday, December 26
  • New Year's Day - FALLS ON A NON COLLECTION WEEK

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

We collect Christmas Trees on your regular collection day.  Trees taller than 6 feet must be cut in half.

 

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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