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An unlabeled debris box
Unlabeled bin: possibly unauthorized hauling
Report Suspicious Hauling Activities
We enforce the San José Municipal Code and oversee recycling and garbage hauling activities to protect public health and safety and minimize service rates. Learn more about haulers authorized to provide service in San José.

Questions and Concerns
Please email with recycling and garbage hauling questions or to report the following incidents:
  • Potential unauthorized hauling
  • Overflowing bins or improper storage of recyclables or garbage
  • Improper storage of dumpsters or debris boxes

An overflowing debris box.
Improper storage of recyclables and garbage
Other Concerns
Use the My San Jose app to report:
  • Illegal Dumping
  • Abandoned Vehicles
  • Graffiti
  • Potholes
  • Streetlight Outages
  • General Requests
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Issue(s) Department Phone Number Online Form
Storm Drain Dumping Environmental Services (408) 945-3000 Storm Drain
Dumping Complaint
Roads and Trees Transportation 7 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays:
(408) 794-1900
All other times:
(408) 277-8956
Road Maintenance Requests
Code violations, including blighted properties, unsecured vacant buildings, and overgrown vegetation Code Enforcement  (408) 535-7770 Code Enforcement Service Request