Partnering in Creating a Cleaner Environment
Walnut encourages creating a greener environment for our community. The City is doing its part by using alternative fuel vehicles, installing solar powered lights at bus stops, and using energy efficient facilities. Even the City Council Agendas are paperless. So what are you waiting for, start clicking on the links below and you will be well on your way to making green decisions in your life!
CITY OF WALNUT ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES GUIDE
- BULKY ITEM PICK
CITY TREE POLICY AND ORDINANCE
ELECTRONIC WASTE PICK UP: Residential Program
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DISPOSAL
CA PAINT STEWARDSHIP LAW: Go to http://www.paintcare.org/ for information on recycling your household paints. The closest PaintCare drop off site to Walnut is:
1165 Wright Way
City of Industry, CA 91748
COMPOSTING - To get information on composting, please see the LA County SmartGardening webpage.
PET WASTE PICK UP ORDINANCE
LA COUNTY SEWER MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS & SERVICES
STORM WATER POLLUTIN PREVENTION
TRASH & RECYCLING INFORMATION
COMMERCIAL AND CONTSTRUCTION DEBRIS PROCESSING PROGRAM
USED OIL RECYCLING INFORMATION
- ASIAN CITRUS PSYLLID AND HUANLONGBING TREE DISEASE CONCERNS IN SAN GABRIEL VALLEY
ASIAN TIGER MOSQUITO & WEST NILE VIRUS CONCERNS IN SAN GABRIEL VALLEY
HONEY BEES & BEE HIVE REMOVAL
CHRISTMAS TREE RECYCLING
COYOTES IN WALNUT
Coyotes are found throughout California and they play an important role in the ecosystem. Without coyotes, the local rodent population would increase unchecked. Understanding and knowledge is the key to coexisting with wild animals such as coyotes. Information related to wild animals is provided by the California Department of Fish and Game.
SPECIAL PROJECTS AND "GREEN" GRANTS
ENERGY UPGRADE CALIFORNIA™ - Helps Los Angeles County homeowners make home upgrades to reduce energy use, conserve resources and create more comfortable and efficient homes. Participating homeowners may be eligible for up to $4,500 in rebates and incentives. Click here to go to their website.
CALIFORNIA SOLAR INITIATIVE –
Stumped about Solar Energy? Visit SCE's California Solar Initiative website for information and other resources. (Please note this link will take you to the Southern California Edison website)
ENERGY PROGRAMS & INCENTIVES
"GREEN LINKS" FOR WALNUT RESIDENTS AND COMMERCIAL BUSINESSES
PLASTIC BAG RECYCLING
LA COUNTY "SMART GARDENING" - Learn how to have a great looking yard while using less water, energy and wasting fewer resources. (Please note this link will take you to an external website)
QUICK AND EASY GREEN TIPS