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Contra Costa Community Waste Reduction Grant

Republic Services will award a community waste reduction project within the RecycleSmart service area with a $3,000 grant. Projects must be related to recycling, composting or other waste-reduction initiatives. These can be new projects or existing projects that need help expanding.  Applications are now open – please complete the online application form by October 25th, 2023. The winner will be selected based on public voting by Central Contra Costa residents on in November in conjunction with our Recycling Pledge.

Complete the grant application

Project must be located in Republic Services’ RecycleSmart service area: Alamo, Blackhawk, Danville, Diablo, Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, or Walnut Creek.

Please complete the form below to apply for the community recycling grant.



The Project Summary will be displayed to the public for voting.

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