Keep Bernalillo Beautiful


“Keep Bernalillo Beautiful”

 “Keep Bernalillo Beautiful” is an initiative designed to empower residents of Bernalillo and provide opportunities to keep our community clean of weeds, trash, and expired and/or unused prescription medication.
By everyone working together and participating, we can Keep Bernalillo Beautiful!

The Town of Bernalillo hosts two “free dump days” each year on the following dates; the third (3rd) Saturday in May and the third (3rd) Saturday in November. In collaboration with the Sandoval County Landfill and the Public Works Department, the Town provides free dumping either at the Public Works Yard (no trailers) or at the Sandoval County Landfill (including trailers). The next "FREE" day of dumping is:

MAY 18, 2019

The "free 1/2 day" at the Sandoval County landfill is from 8:00 AM-Noon.
Proof of Bernalillo residency required. .
Dumpsters will be located at the Town of Bernalillo Public Works Yard- 585 Calle Chaparral.
Hours: 9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Landfill AND dumpster requirements do not allow: refrigerators, freezers, ice makers, tires, large drums, medical waste, paint, Asbestos materials, contaminated soil, hazardous waste, batteries or railroad ties

Through our Arbor Day event held on the last Friday in April at Rotary Park Pavilion, residents have an opportunity to purchase trees, shrubs, plants and flowers at a reduced price to plant in and around their yards to help “beautify Bernalillo”. For more information, click here.

In collaboration with the National Drug Take Back program and the Town of Bernalillo’s Police Department, the Town will host two (2) separate days each year for residents to drop off any/all unused or expired medication (no questions asked). The dates are in conjunction with the National Dates set each year by DEA:

April 27, 2019             October 26, 2019

For more information including times and location, click here.