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 July 1, 2018, Extra Service Tags and Paper Garden Bags are $7.76/bag or tag. Residents requesting bags sent via mail will have postage of $3.50 for a set of 5 or $5.00 for a set of 10 added. Tags can be sent via mail at no additional cost.  Bag-Its are no longer available for sale, and Bag-Its purchased in the past will continue to be collected and processed by WMAC.

Instructions for Extra Service Tags:

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.