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Frank R. Bowerman Landfill Tour

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Frank R. Bowerman Landfill

11002 Bee Canyon Access Road

Irvine, CA 92602

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*** THIS EVENT IS ONLY FOR UPLAND CC FAMILIES ***

For ages 6+

IMPORTANT TOUR INFORMATION:

  • Every person on the tour must print and sign a waiver, and bring it with to the tour. Landfill staff may shoot photos during the tour. If willing to be photographed, please sign the Photo Model Release form on the back of the waiver. Photos of tours may be used in the OC Waste & Recycling Annual Report and/or in digital and print informational materials. Click the link for a waiver form: Frank R. Bowerman Landfill Waiver.

  • OC Waste & Recycling (OCWR) requires each visitor to wear closed-toe shoes and long pants are desirable over shorts or dresses.

  • Each tour lasts approximately 90 minutes, including a pre-tour presentation, review of safety rules, and van tour.

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Age Restrictions and Waiver
Children must be at least five years old.
California Child Passenger Safety law applies. Guests are responsible for bringing car seats when applicable.

Parents must sign for children under the age of 18. Signed waivers must be brought to the site on the day of the tour.

Parking & Directions

Carpooling is advised as parking is limited. Access is available from the Santa Ana Freeway (I-5) or the San Diego Freeway (I-405). Exit at Sand Canyon Avenue. The major cross street is Portola Parkway.

When approaching the Frank R. Bowerman Landfill entrance, please stay in the far right lane and enter the Landfill Office parking lot. DO NOT ENTER THE TRUCK TOLL BOOTH ENTRANCE.


ABOUT

The County of Orange operates one of the nation’s premier solid waste disposal systems, providing this essential public service to residents and businesses in 34 cities and unincorporated areas. Our three active landfills are among the largest statewide, receiving more than four million tons of solid waste annually.

With a commitment to efficient operation, renewable energy enterprises and eco-friendly practices, Orange County’s award-winning landfills reflect excellence in environmental engineering and in our good neighbor philosophy, ensuring a safe and healthy community for current and future generations.

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Frank R. Bowerman Landfill

11002 Bee Canyon Access Road

Irvine, CA 92602

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