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Jefferson County Solid Waste

For disposal of residential and commercial solid waste, we operate two facilities for the convenience of our customers. Locations and hours of operations are below.

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                                        NOTICE OF SERVICE CHANGES
Service changes at the Solid Waste Transfer Station/Recycle Center effective November 1, 2015:

    • Reimbursement for aluminum cans is discontinued.  Aluminum cans will continue to be accepted in the “Plastic & Cans” mix at the Recycle Center and at other recycle drop box locations free of charge.
    • Buy-back opportunity for aluminum cans and other metals in our region:
      ° All Metals Recycling, 124 S. Albert St., Port Angeles; 360-452-7902
      ° Navy City Metals, 3805 Hwy 3, Bremerton; 360-373-6595
      ° More buy-back opportunities can be found at the Department of Ecology’s
      1-800-RECYCLE website/phone center.
    • Alternate recycle opportunities for electronics:
      ° EcycleNW, 272693 US Hwy 101, Gardiner  Fees may apply. http://ecyclenw.com.
      360-912-3634.
      ° Goodwill Industries in Port Townsend (and statewide) accepts both E-Cycle WA
      supported items and other working electronics.
    • Recycle Center Electronics recycling will include only desk-top computers, monitors, laptop computers, televisions, electronic book readers and portable DVD players Recycled free of charge.  These are supported by the E-Cycle Washington product stewardship program (http://www.ecyclewashington.org/)
    • Other electronics will no longer be recycled, but may be disposed of with regular trash (solid waste fees apply)

 

  • Solid Waste Disposal Facility

    S. Jacob Miller Road, 3/4 mile off Highway 20, just outside Port Townsend.

    Hours: Monday through Saturday, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm except County holidays.
    Disposal is charged by weight. Prices include tax.

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    Quilcene Solid Waste Dropbox

    295312 Highway 101, South of Quilcene

    Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm; Saturday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm except County holidays.

    Disposal is charged by container, loose volume, or special rate for bulky items. Prices include tax.

    For information please call (360) 385-9160