A transformative initiative to remove litter, create jobs and beautify California
Remove Litter • Create Jobs • Beautify California
Caltrans is investing in removing litter, creating jobs, educating the public and engaging the community to transform unsightly roadsides into spaces of pride for all Californians.
Accepting applications to help maintain our highways! Get more information or sign up
Volunteers can receive up to $250 per month for litter collection!
Local Grant Program
The Clean California Local Grants Program
Funds for your local community to beautify and improve local streets and roads, tribal lands, parks, pathways, and transit centers to clean and enhance public spaces.
Career opportunities and jobs for all Californians, including veterans, students, artists, people experiencing homelessness, and those re-entering society from incarceration.
Report an area that needs litter removal by using our Customer Service Request form
July 2021-June 2022
Clean California Events and News
- January 29 Free Dump Day (bulky-items), Mountain View Affordable Housing Community, 24551 Raymond Way, Lake Forest, CA 92630, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
- January 29 Free Dump Day Bishop-Sunland Landfill, S End of City off Sunland Reservation Road, Independence, CA 93526, 7:30 a.m.to 3:30 p.m
- February 1 Deadline for Local Grant Program Project applications
- February 5 Free Dump Day and Community Clean-up event, Stevenson Park, 17400 Lysander Drive, Carson, CA 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- February 12 Atascadero Community Clean-up, San Luis Obispo County adjacent to US 101