The City of Carlsbad is partnering with Waste Management and Goodwill San Diego to host the Donate, Don’t Waste Collection Event on April 13 at 1275 Carlsbad Village Drive, next door to Fire Station 1. Residents can drop off items from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Participation is free.
At a Glance
Residents can donate gently used bulky items, small home appliances, housewares & home décor, small furniture items, sporting goods, electronics and gently used clothing, shoes and accessories.
Donations will go to Goodwill programs instead of a landfill.
The Earth Day Celebration is held as part of the city’s Earth Month program designed to encourage waste reduction, recycling and increase awareness of sustainable practices in Carlsbad. The program supports California’s ambitious goal of 75 percent recycling or reduction of solid waste by the year 2020.
All Earth Month events are free. Some events require advance registration and proof of residency. For a complete list of events visit www.carlsbadca.gov/earthmonth.