Monday, October 10, 2016

Deschutes Recycling will be Closed on Veteran's Day

Deschutes Recycling will be closed Friday, November 11, 2016 for Veteran's Day. Please remember that Deschutes Recycling and Knott Landfill will be on their winter schedule and will be closed Sundays as well (beginning November 1)

They will reopen Saturday, November 12 at 7:00 a.m.

For more information on the products and services Deschutes Recycling has to offer, please visit their website or call 541-388-1910.

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Compost Sale at Deschutes Recycling

Deschutes Recycling is offering 10% off bulk SoilBuilder and BioFine compost. The sale will run October 1 - October 31, 2016.

BioFine - $23/yard. Save $3 per yard.

SoilBuilder - $18/yard. Save $2 per yard.

Pick up your compost today to top dress your lawn and mulch your plants. Compost is an essential ingredient to winterizing your lawn and garden.

Main uses for compost include: soil amendment, mulch, lawn top dressing and potting soil.

Deschutes Recycling is located at Knott Landfill, 61050 SE 27th Street in Bend.

Offer not valid on ReGrow or compost bags.

For more information, call 541-388-1910 or visit our website

Half Price Yard Debris Recycling at Deschutes Recycling

Monday, October 31, 2016 - Saturday, November 12, 2016 (closed Sunday, November 6 and Friday, November 11 for Veteran's Day), residents can recycle their yard debris at Deschutes Recycling for half price - only $2.00 per cubic yard. The yard debris will be recycled into compost.

FireFree encourages residents to complete their fall clean up and maintenance of defensible space by bringing branches, shrubs, grass clippings, plant prunings, pine cones, weeds and pine needles to Deschutes Recycling during their event.

Stumps must be smaller than 12" in diameter or they will not be accepted. Branches no larger than 2" in diameter and 36" in length. Rocks, lumber, metal, trash or plastics of any kind are not accepted. 

For more information on FireFree and creating a defensible space around your home, visit

For more information about the products and services Deschutes Recycling has to offer, visit our website.

Deschutes Recycling is located at Knott Landfill in Bend, 61050 SE 27th Street.

Deschutes Recycling will be back on their winter schedule starting November 1.
Winter Schedule
Monday - Saturday
7:00 am - 4:30 pm

Winter Schedule at Deschutes Recycling Begins November 1

Deschutes Recycling and Knott Landfill will be back on their winter schedule beginning November 1, 2016.

Winter Schedule
November 1 - April 30
Monday - Saturday
7:00 am - 4:30 pm
(Closed Sundays and Holidays)

For more information, please visit out website or call 541-388-1910

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Normal Operations of Labor Day

Bend Garbage & Recycling will be operating on a normal collection schedule on Labor Day, Monday, September 5, 2016.

Customers who have garbage and recycling collection service on Monday's should have their carts out by 6:00 a.m. or the night before.

The Bend Garbage & Recycling office will be closed on Labor Day, Monday, September 5, 2016 and will reopen on Tuesday, September 6 at 8:00 a.m.

Bend Garbage & Recycling collects on all holidays except for Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

For more information, please call our office at 541-382-2263 or visit

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Free Shred Event at Whole Foods Market in Bend

SecureShred is offering free residential shredding on Saturday, August 20, 2016!

Where: Whole Foods Market, 2610 NE Highway 20, Bend
When: Saturday, August, 20, 2016, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

This free event is intended for residential shredding only, no commercial or business shredding provided. There is no cost to the public for up to 4 medium size boxes of personal documents. No sorting necessary, staples and paperclips are fine. 

For more information on SecureShred services, click here or call 541-382-2263. 

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Madras Rodeo Fans Show Their Support For CAN Cancer!

Thanks to everyone who donated to CAN Cancer at the Madras Rodeo on Saturday, July 30. Rodeo fans donated over $400!!

In addition, Madras Sanitary Service owners said they would match the funds raised which brought the total up to $867.37!

100% of these funds will go toward helping Central Oregon families manage day-to-day expenses, including fuel, travel and food costs, while receiving cancer treatment.

A big thank you to Madras Sanitary Service employees and their families for volunteering to pass the cans around and raise money for CAN Cancer!

For more information, visit the CAN Cancer Facebook Page.