Single-family residents may purchase Paper Garden Bags for occasional extra yard trimmings and Extra Service Tags for occasional garbage overages by calling 510-537-5500 or at the following locations:

  • Waste Management of Alameda County,
 172 - 98th Avenue, 
Oakland, CA 94603

  • Waste Management of Alameda County, 
22770 Main Street, 
Hayward, CA 94541

  • Castro Valley Sanitary District, 
21040 Marshall Street
, Castro Valley, CA 94546
 *Cash only

As of July1, 2016 Extra Service Tags and Paper Garden Bags are $7.32/bag or tag. Residents requesting bags or tags sent via mail will have postage of $3.50 for a set of 5 or $5.00 for a set of 10 added.


All paper garden bags or garbage bags with Extra Service Tags affixed, may be set out for collection next to your carts on your regular collection day.