Trash/Garbage Pickup

Trash/Garbage Pickup


The agency provides government services for the City of Whittier. Services include building inspection, building permits, business registration/licensing, city government information lines, election information, electrical permits, elevator permits, land use planning and regulation services, mechanical permits, occupancy inspection, plumbing permits, large item trash/garbage pickup, trash/garbage pickup, street cleaning, street construction/repair, street lights, and street maintenance. Geographic restrictions apply for some services. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call or walk in for information or service or to apply for a business license. To begin the business license process call or walk into the Planning Department to check municipal code zoning, to the Building Department to apply for building permits, and the Clerk's office to apply for the business license. Other permits may be required. Call the Public Works - Customer Service number for information about street cleaning and maintenance, street lights and trash collection. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for most services; there are fixed fees for business-related services. There are fixed fees for various permits. There are fixed fees for trash collection.
Application Procedure


13230 E. Penn St.

Whittier , CA 90602 (Physical)

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Service hours
Monday through Thursday, 7:30am to 5:30pm; Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm.


(562) 567-2870


(562) 567-9300


(562) 567-9999 (City Hall Main Line) (562) 567-9500 (Public Works - Customer Service)

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