Bear Resistant Garbage Can Requirements
El Dorado County Ordinance 5083, the Bear-Proof Garbage Can Requirements Ordinance, establishes requirements for the proper storage of residential and commercial garbage in the unincorporated portions of El Dorado County that lie within the boundaries of the Silver Fork, Tahoe Truckee Unified, and Lake Tahoe Unified School Districts. The ordinance is intended to enhance public health and safety by eliminating conditions that attract bears (and other wildlife) to inhabited areas.
El Dorado County Ordinance 5083
El Dorado County Municode - Chapter 8.76 Bear Proof Garbage Can Requirements
Letter to Vacation Home Rental Permittees
Bear Box Loan Program Approved
Or Contact:South Lake Tahoe Environmental Management Department 924 B Emerald Bay Rd.South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150(530) 573-3450
BEAR League Tahoe Donner Association List of Approved Bear Resistant Garbage Can Enclosures