Jefferson County Solid Waste


  • Transfer Station Closed Mondays for all services: garbage, recycling, yard waste, and compost. Hours for the public are Tuesday through Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Questions? Call 360-385-9160.
  • Pit Scale Replacement Project is complete – Thank you for your patience with the associated congestion and delays. Click here for more on the project.
  • Consider curbside collection – To avoid long wait times, those outside the Port Townsend city limits are encouraged to subscribe to curbside collection service through Waste Connections, Inc. Weekly or bi-weekly curbside service, with or without recycling, can be ordered by phoning (360) 452-7278.
  • The Household Hazardous Waste Facility is permanently closedVisit the Hazardous Waste page for info on how to dispose of household hazardous waste.
  • COVID–19 – Please stay home if you or anyone in your household is sick or has symptoms. Visit Public Health’s COVID_19 page for more info about the virus. 

Secure your Load – it’s the law Tips for Secured Loads from Washington State Department of Ecology. Secure Your Load a video from Washington State Patrol (WSP) Good to Know.