Waste Management

Trash Collection Services - Universal Waste Systems

On March 2020, The City Council selected UWS as the new permanent garbage collector for the City of Maywood. UWS has been providing services to the Los Angeles County region since 1986. It is the goal of UWS to provide consistent and reliable service to the Maywood community. 

Residential Services

The days of service for residential property will be on either Wednesday or Thursday, view the Maywood Routes by the Day Map (JPG) to identify your pick-up days. 

  • Please have your carts out for collection by 6 am.
  • Collections times are from 7am – 6pm.

2024 Rate Increases

Effective January 1, rates are increased by CPI in accordance with the contract. View Maywood Rate Increase in English or Spanish to get more information on the 2024 rate increase.

Customer Services

We appreciate your cooperation. Contact UWS if you have questions or concerns about the service. You can call customer service at 562-287-7888 or email CustomerService@uwscompany.com from 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday, and 8 am to noon on Saturdays. For more information regarding your services, bulky items, payments, and/or bulky item pickup, please visit the new UWS-City of Maywood webpage at https://www.uwscompany.com/maywood/.

UWS Franchise Agreement 

The City of Maywood has a Franchise Agreement with UWS. If you you would like more information regarding it, please click the following link UWS Franchise Agreement.

Maywood Trash Route 

Maywood Routes by the Day


Observed Holidays


  • New Years Day 

  • Memorial Day 

  • Independence Day 

  • Labor Day

  • Thanksgiving Day 

  • Christmas Day 

An alternative Collection Day shall be performed on the following day, with Collection delayed for one day for the remained for the calendar week.