Solid Waste Advisory Committee (SWAC)

SWAC Special Meeting 5/26/2022 at 3 PM
The agenda and meeting materials are linked here. Anyone may attend this open public meeting on Zoom or by phone. Use Zoom Meeting ID 93595749934 (Passcode 499738) or call 1-253-215-8782 and enter Meeting ID: 935 9574 9934# (Passcode 499738.) Questions? Call 360-385-9160.

Mission Statement – “To assist in the development of programs and policies concerning solid waste handling and disposal and to review and comment upon proposed rules, policies, or ordinances prior to adoption.”

The Solid Waste Advisory Committee consists of volunteer citizens and representatives from related businesses. Each of the three Commissioner’s districts (see map) is represented by advisory board members. For additional information, a current list of members and vacancies, meeting agendas and minutes, visit Jefferson County SWAC page.

SWAC meetings are open to the public and are held six times per year, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Jefferson County Department of Public Works conference room at 623 Sheridan Street, Port Townsend. At this time, SWAC meetings are being held virtually with public access by Zoom online or by phone. This info is available on each meeting’s agenda.

We would like to hear your thoughts on how the County’s Solid Waste program could be improved.  Please join the conversation at any of the SWAC meetings held throughout the year.

2022 SWAC Regular Meeting Schedule:
January 20
March 24
May 26
July 28
September 22
December 1

For more information about the SWAC please contact Al Cairns, Solid Waste Manager, at 360-385-9160 or

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