Facilities & Hours

Transfer Station Garbage, Recycling, Yard Waste

  • 325 County Landfill Rd, Port Townsend, WA 98368  Map
  • Mon. – Sat., 9 am – 4:30 pm, (closed holidays – see list below)
  • Disposal fees by weight. Minimum charge: $10 for garbage, $5 for yard waste.
  • Pay with cash, check, or credit/debit card (Visa & Mastercard only.)
  • Recycling is free.
  • Questions? call 360-385-9160.

Quilcene Solid Waste Drop Box Garbage and Recycling

  • 295312 Highway 101, Quilcene, WA 98376  Map
  • Tues./Thurs./Sat., 9 am – 12 pm & 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm, (closed holidays – see list below)
  • Disposal fees by container, loose volume, or special rate for bulky items.
  • Pay with cash or check. Credit/debit cards are not accepted.
  • Recycling is free.
  • Questions? call 360-385-9160. Quilcene Drop Box Office: 360-765-3051

Household Hazardous Waste Facility

  • 282 10th Street, Building 19, Port of Port Townsend Boat Haven  Map
  • Fridays & 1st Saturday each month, 10 am – 12 pm & 12:30 – 4:30 pm (closed holidays – see list below)
  • Free to Jefferson County residents.  For businesses and out-of-county residents, disposal fees apply – see current MRW fee schedule.
  • Questions? call 360-385-9160. HHW Office: 360-379-6911

Compost Facility Purchase Compost

  • Operated by City of Port Townsend at the Transfer Station
  • 325 County Landfill Road, Port Townsend, WA 98368  Map
  • Mon./Wed./Fri., 12 pm – 3 pm when available (closed holidays – see list below)
  • Compost availability: 360-385-7908

County Holidays

  • New Year’s Day – January 1
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day – 3rd Monday in January
  • President’s Day – 3rd Monday in February
  • Memorial Day – Last Monday in May
  • Independence Day – July 4
  • Labor Day – 1st Monday in September
  • Veteran’s Day – November 11
  • Thanksgiving Day – 4th Thursday in November
  • Christmas Eve – December 24 closes at 2 p.m.
  • Christmas Day – December 25