Get a Bear-Resistant Container!

For more information about bear-resistant containers go here.

For information on obtaining a bear-resistant container go here. Or, simply contact your local waste hauler about getting a (certified) residential or commercial bear-resistant trash container.

  • City of Durango  |  970-375-5004
  • Phoenix Recycling  |  970-375-1300
  • WCA Transit Waste  |  970-247-0646
  • Waste Management  |  970-247-1821


City residents and businesses with damaged bear-resistant trash containers should contact the city at 970-375-5004 to schedule repairs.