Single-family residents may purchase Paper Garden Bags for occasional extra yard trimmings and Extra Service Tags for occasional garbage overages by calling 510-483-1400 or at the following locations:

  • Alameda County Industries - 610 Aladdin Avenue, San Leandro, CA 94577
  • Castro Valley Sanitary District - 21040 Marshall Street, Castro Valley, CA 94546 *Cash only

As of May 1, 2019, Extra Service Tags and Paper Garden Bags are $8.94/bag or tag. Residents requesting Paper Garden Bags sent via mail will have postage fees added – please call ACI at (510) 483-1400 for the current postal rate. Tags can be sent via mail at no additional cost.  Bag-Its are no longer available for sale. Any Bag-Its, Extra Service Tags, and Paper Garden Bags purchased prior to May 1, 2019, will continue to be collected and processed by ACI.

All other kinds of paper plant debris bags will not be collected.

Instructions for Setout: 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.