The Solid Waste Division handles all services associated with garbage, recycling, and food/yard waste collection, processing, and disposal.
Our services are tailored to our three groups of customers:
We also fund waste reduction and recycling programs along with providing environmental education and outreach to residents, businesses, schools, and government.
For all your recycle, compost, and trash questions, contact us. Also, for environmental topics, tips, and events, find us on social media:
Kirkland Environmental Services Blog
Take it to the Wastemobile for free instead. In this King County Wastemobile video, Cisco Morris talks to Julie Mitchell, Wastemobile Project Manager, about not throwing household hazardous waste products in the trash but properly disposing of them at the Wastemobile.
View a copy of the Plastic Bag Staff Report - PDF (Sept 2013)