Solid Waste

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It is the Solid Waste Division's goal to provide an environmentally sound, cost effective, and efficient integrated waste management system to all residents in Yakima County,

Solid Waste Advisory Committee Meetings

Solid Waste Advisory Committee (SWAC) meetings are held monthly during the update to the Solid Waste Management Plan. The meeting schedule is set by the SWAC chairperson. Please contact the Solid Waste Division Office for more details or to confirm the meeting date and time. The public is welcome to attend.

Holiday Closure Days

  • Yakima County landfills are closed
  • Easter Sunday
  • Memorial Day
  • Fourth of July
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas

APWA Recognition