The Keep Kern Roads Clean program is the road to a cleaner county. Individuals, organizations, and businesses volunteer to clean-up sections of roadside within Kern County’s Road System. From Lost Hills to Boron; Shafter to Frazier Park; Lamont to Inyokern; flyaway trash, tossed-out litter and illegal dumping plague our roadways. The Keep Kern Roads Clean… [ read more » ]

Improper disposal of used “sharps” (needles, syringes and lancets) can injure children, home health care providers, sanitation workers and pets. Now there is a safe solution! Bring your used sharps to one of the three Kern County Special Waste Facility locations  for proper and convenient disposal (Click Here for Locations) . Free “Biohazard” rigid plastic sharps… [ read more » ]

In our continued effort to reduce the illegal dumping of tires, we are embarking on a pilot project to accept up to four (4) light duty tires from residential properties, once per year, at NO CHARGE. To qualifiy for this program, the following criteria must be met: Up to 4 Light Duty Tires – Once per Year Self Hauled… [ read more » ]