Notice: New fee for commercial-sized yard waste loads at Pierce County transfer stations
There will be a new fee for commercial-sized loads of yard waste brought to Pierce County transfer stations starting Jan. 1, 2021. The new fee will stabilize disposal rates for residents and extend the life of the landfill. The fee will be $100 per ton (2,000 pounds) of yard waste. Read the full press release here.
Recycle Your Yard Debris
Contact your hauler to sign up for curbside yard waste recycling service. You'll receive a 90-gallon wheeled cart, which will be collected from your home every other week.
Yard waste must fit in the container with the lid closed
Contact your hauler if you have extra yard waste
No food waste (except for fruit and vegetable trimmings)
No pizza boxes
Brush, branches and roots (smaller than 4 inch diameter)
Fruit and vegetable trimmings
Large amounts of dirt