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Solid Waste Facility News


Replacing the Algona Transfer Station with new south county facility – County and City of Algona in discussions on potential site

September 1, 2014

Solid Waste transfer stations open Labor Day - Sept. 1st


Upcoming Events

September 5 - September 7, 2014

Covington Wastemobile

September 6 - September 7, 2014

Auburn Wastemobile - 9/6 - 9/7

September 6, 2014

Vashon Recycling Collection Event

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SWD News & Topics (visit the archive)

Aug. 25, 2014

Celebrating 25th anniversary, Wastemobile collects household hazardous waste in Covington Sept. 5-7
Using household hazardous waste service helps keep King County clean, safe.

Aug. 12, 2014

Tool lending library starts up on Vashon Island (external)
Story by Sarah Low—Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber newspaper.

Aug. 6, 2014

KOMO4 News: Green Sharing Services (YouTube)
The "sharing economy" reduces waste and conserves resources! Tom shows anchor Mary Nam fun examples of fruit sharing, bike sharing, car sharing, fabric swapping and wedding décor rental.

Food: Too Good To Waste Challenge

Food: Too Good To Waste Challenge

Take the challenge to find out how much is typically wasted at your home. Then see how much food waste you can prevent by making small shifts in how you shop for, prepare, and store food.

Updated: Aug. 28, 2014

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