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Single Family

Single Family residents are those who live in a house where only one family lives. If you live in an apartment, condo, or townhouse, check out our services for Multi-family.

Services available

2018 Rates
Cost per month includes carts and weekly 64-gallon recycling and 96-gallon yard waste service. Rates do not include applicable taxes and fees. 

Garbage Cart Size

Cost (Month)

Cost (Bi-monthly)*

Garbage Service Frequency

35 gallon



Collected once a month

10 gallon



Collected once a week

20 gallon



Collected once a week

35 gallon



Collected once a week

64 gallon



Collected once a week

96 gallon



Collected once a week

 *Customers are billed every two months.

Extra recycling is free. Place extra household recyclables next to your cart in a paper bag, cardboard box, or reusable container labeled "Recycling". Extra cardboard boxes can be broken down and placed next to your cart.

Extra garbage and yard waste beyond what will fit inside your cart with the lid closed are subject to a charge. Extra material is charged by unit, based on volume.

Additional charges for items that do not fit inside your cart with the lid closed:

  • Extra garbage (up to 32 gallons of garbage per charge) = $6.26/each
  • Extra yard/food waste (up to 32 gallons of yard waste per charge) = $5.53/each
  • Extra 96-gallon yard/food waste cart = $14.85/month

Place extra garbage in 32-gallon containers or plastic bags, labeled "garbage."

Place extra yard waste in 32-gallon containers or Kraft bags labeled "Yard," or bundle into 4'x2' bundles with twine (no plastic).

Service Day
Check out the map to find out which day of the week you should set your carts out.

Start your service or questions about your bill
Contact the City of Kirkland Utility Billing at (425) 587-3150 or

Report missed pickup, change cart size, replace missing/damaged cart
Call Waste Management at 1-800-592-9995

Public Works
Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
123 5th Avenue, Kirkland WA 98033
Operations & Maintenance
Mon-Fri, 6:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
915 8th St, Kirkland WA 98033

General Inquiries

Engineering: T. 425.587.3800 | F. 425.587.3807
Operations & Maintenance: T. 425.587.3900 | F. 425.587.3902