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The Environmental Services Section's goals are to achieve the highest possible level of environmental quality for Covina residents and businesses and to comply with all state and federal environmental regulations affecting Covina. These are accomplished by implementing beneficial, cost effective and convenient environmental and waste management programs.

 

Major Responsibilities of the Environmental Services Section

For more environmental information, please visit the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works environmental resources website at www.888CleanLA.com.

Contact Information

125 E. College Street
Covina, CA 91723-2199
(626) 384-5480
FAX (626) 384-5479
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Operating hours for Covina City Hall are Monday - Thursday from 7 am - 6 pm.  City Hall is closed every Friday.

 
Environmental Services and Recycling Programs PDF Print E-mail

Our goals are to achieve the highest possible level of environmental quality for Covina residents and businesses and to comply with all state and federal environmental regulations affecting Covina. These are accomplished by implementing beneficial, cost effective, and convenient environmental and waste management programs.

Specific Programs include:

Residential/Commercial Waste Collection & Recycling

Household Hazardous/E-Waste Roundups

Smart Gardening Workshops

Sharps Mail-Back Collection and Disposal

Used Motor Oil & Filters Recycling Program

Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)

Bottles and Cans Recycling Program

Christmas Tree Recycling Program

Storm Water Pollution Prevention

Energy Conservation

To obtain resources and information on the Environmental Programs listed and others view the Residential and Commercial Service and Recycling Guide.

 

 
AQMD Annual "Mow Down" PDF Print E-mail

Need a new lawn mower?  The South Coast Air Quality Management District's annual Lawn Mower Exchange program kicks off April 22 with pre-registration beginning at   8 am.  Los Angeles County residents can register by phone or online to claim a spot at one of 6 upcoming exchange events in May and June.  To pre-register starting April 22nd, visit www.AQMD.gov  or call toll-free at 1 (888) 425-6247.  Once registered, participants can exchange a working gas-powered lawn mower for  a deep discount on a new high performance, cordless electric mower with six models to choose from starting at only $100. Pre-registration is required and is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Construction Notice: Citywide LED Lighting Retrofit Project PDF Print E-mail

The City of Covina is working to improve energy efficiency by installing LED lighting on City-owned street poles throughout the City. This project includes the retrofitting of lights in the Downtown area, parking garages, municipal lots and surrounding streets as well as other areas throughout the City. The work will begin March 16, 2015 and is expected to be completed by June 12, 2015.  The project completion has been extended to allow for the retrofit of additional acorn lamps.  All work schedules are contingent upon weather conditions, and delays may occur as a result.

The project includes the following:

  • City-owned "Cobrahead" streetlights throughout the City
  • Acorn lights at the Metrolink Station platform and adjacent streets
  • Metrolink parking structure (garage) lighting (559 N. Citrus)
  • Acorn lights in the Downtown area and surrounding streets
  • Lighting in municipal lots and outside the Metrolink structure
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Contact Us! PDF Print E-mail

Contact Environmental Services at (626) 384-5480 for information on the following programs:

logo finalWaste Collection & Recycling; Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Disposal; Composting, Water Conservation and Drought Tolerant Gardens; Sharps and Pharmaceuticals Disposal; Used Motor Oil & Filters Recycling; Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and alternative vehicle fueling; Storm Water Pollution Prevention and Water Quality, Energy Conservation and Sustainability.

 
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