Public Facilities

Escondido Resource Recovery


Got trash?

The Transfer Station provides a clean, low-cost alternative to the landfill.

Why drive way out of your way, through dirt and dust? Our facility offers 59,000 sq. ft. of covered concrete floor space for comfortable, all-weather disposal. Additionally, we offer public scales for anyone needing Weighmaster Certificates.

  • Now Offering Mattress Recycling at the Transfer Station (for a fee)!

All loads MUST be tarped.

Acceptable forms of payment include: Visa, MasterCard, Cash or check.

  • Open To The Public 7:00 a.m. To 4:30 p.m. Every Day
    Open All Holidays (With The Exception of Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day: Closed)
  • Items Not Accepted At The Transfer Station:
    • Tires
      Call Big-O-Tires (760) 741-2076 or Discount Tires (760) 741-9805
    • Hazardous Waste Disposal
      Call (760) 745-3203
    • No end dump trucks
  • Automated Hotline for Public Dump:

Driving Directions

1044 W. Washington Ave.
Escondido, CA. 92025

From Interstate 15, take Valley Parkway exit and go east. Left on Tulip St., right on Hale Ave. (cross railroad tracks), and turn into Washington.