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Our office is now open to public. In-person permit counter service hours are Monday – Friday, 10am-3pm. To get in touch with us please call 408-255-2137 or send an email to plans@burbanksanitary.org

Our office is now open to public. In-person permit counter service hours are Monday – Friday, 10am-3pm. To get in touch with us please call 408-255-2137 or send an email to plans: plans@burbanksanitary.org

Permits & Standards

Permits & Standards

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Current Projects

Current Projects

Capital Improvement efforts and more.

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Disposal Tips

Disposal Tips

Not everything can go down the drain.

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Emergency Assistance

Emergency Assistance

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BSD Annual Clean Up Day Was Successful

On Saturday, May 11, 2024, the Burbank Sanitary District and Greenwaste hosted the Annual Spring Clean-up day.  Thank you to all Greenwaste staff, volunteers and residents who worked together to make this event successful.    

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BSD Annual Clean Up Day – May 11, 2024

BSD Annual Cleanup- Up Day is on Saturday, May 11, 2024. Watch out for flyer that you should be getting in the mail from Greenwaste. Residents must bring and show this flyer as proof of residency. For more information click here.

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BSD Annual Clean Up Day – May 11, 2023

BSD Annual Cleanup- Up Day is on Saturday, May 11, 2023. Watch out for flyer that you should be getting in the mail from Greenwaste. Residents must bring and show this flyer as proof of residency.

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Ordinance No. 67 – Board Approved

On November 15, 2022, the Board of Directors of the Burbank Sanitary District, Santa Clara County, California, adopted Ordinance No. 67 increasing the compensation payable to members of the Board of Directors from $115.50 per meeting or day of service to $240.00 per...

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Notice of Public Hearing – November 1, 2022

The Burbank Sanitary District Board of Directors will hold a public hearing to consider increasing Board Compensation from $115.50 to a maximum of $240.00.  The hearing will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2022, at 7.00 pm via teleconferencing.  Public may call in at...

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Ordinance No.66 – May 20, 2020

Ordinances 66 was adopted by the Board of Directors of the Burbank Sanitary District, Santa Clara County, California, on May 19, 2020, by unanimous vote of the Board of Directors in attendance, consisting of Ken Colson, Rebecca Yoder, Michelle Kaelker-Boor, Rene...

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Lid Flip Audit – March 03, 2020

In the next three months, GreenWaste, the company that collects our garbage and our recycled materials, will be performing an audit of the contents of our recycling containers. They will be evaluating the segregation and cleanliness of the materials. This is for...

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Next BSD Meeting

Regular Board Meeting
Tuesday –  May 21, 2024
@ 7:00pm

The meeting will be held in person at the District Office, 20863 Stevens Creek Blvd, Suite 100, Cupertino, CA 95014 and via teleconferencing and anyone interested may also call in. Download the meeting package for instructions on how to participate.

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Download Board Meeting Packet

(available 72 hours prior to the meeting)

Need To Dig?

Need To Dig

TWO DAYS before you dig:

Go online: www.usanorth811.org

or Dial: 811

Garbage Violation

Call 408-255-2137 or Email
administrator@burbanksanitary.org
for any garbage violation.

“Ordinance 57. Section 11. Prohibited Acts.

  • No person owning or occupying any building, lot or premises within the District shall allow any refuse or other deleterious or offensive substance to accumulate or remain in or upon said building, lot, or premises.
  • No person shall dump, place or bury in any lot, land or street or alley within the District, any garbage or any other deleterious or offensive substance under any circumstances whatsoever, nor shall any person dump, place or bury within the District any rubbish…”

“Ordinance 57. Section 12. Containers.

  • …No garbage container shall be placed or
    kept in or on any public street, sidewalk, footpath or other public places whatsoever…
  • No rubbish container shall be placed or kept
    in or on any public street, sidewalk, footpath
    or other public place or in front of the premises of the person requiring rubbish disposal for
    over twenty-four (24) hours prior to removal
    by the collector.”

District’s garbage collector, GreenWaste Recovery, Inc., allows Burbank residential customers one free bulky waste pick up per year. Please contact them at (408) 283-4800 or online at www.greenwaste.com for details.

Our Partners

Household Hazardous Waste Program: SCC Recycling & Waste Reduction

Garbage Pickup:  GreenWaste Recovery, Inc.

Wastewater Collection/Treatment:  SJ-SC Regional Wastewater Facility

Services along W. San Carlos Street:  City of San Jose

Construction/Remodeling:  Santa Clara County Planning Department

Environment:  SCC Environmental Health & Safety / City of San Jose Environmental Health

Water:  San Jose water Company

Santa Clara County Services:  SCC Home Page / SCC Emergency Communications

Medication Disposal: Santa Clara County Fire Department

California Association of Sanitation Agencies (CASA)