FREE disposal of residential yard trimmings for City of Victorville residents
at American Organics composting facility.
Take advantage of free disposal or garden trimmings by bringing your driver's license, utility bill (showing a City of Victorville service location), and yard trimmings to American Organics. American Organics is located at 20055 Shay Road in Victorville. Yard Trimmings include: leaves, weeds, brush, sod, and shrub and tree trimmings. At this time American Organics does not accept: cacti, tree stumps, palm trees, logs, telephone poles, construction wood or trash. Yard trimmings cannot be mixed with trash, plastic, or glass - these loads will not be accepted. Items in plastic bags must be emptied.
This program is only for City of Victorville residents bringing material from their own residential property located in the City of Victorville. The free drop-off does not apply to commercial landscapers or businesses, however, landscapers and businesses can drop off materials for a fee. The City of Victorville and American Organics reserve the right to refuse to accept items from individuals who are abusing this free service.
American Organics is open Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. As of July 2019, American Organics is closed on Saturdays due to construction until further notice.
Call American Organics at (760) 246-7946 for directions and more details on what is accepted. Get their flier here.
Note: Don’t get a ticket for an uncovered load! Make sure to cover your load before hauling! (CA Vehicle Code section 23114).
Questions? Call the City of Victorville Recycling program at (760) 955-8615.