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The Kern County Public Works - Waste Management Department provides environmentally safe management of liquid and solid waste. We are responsible for operating seven sanitary landfills and eight transfer stations offering disposal and recycling services at these facilities. We collaborate with various community partners in promoting recycling and ways to reduce waste. The Waste Management Department Offices are located in the Kern County Public Services Building. If visiting, please check in with the receptionists on the first floor; they will be happy to direct you to the person or area that you need.