Recycle & Reduce Waste

Yard waste drop-off temporarily halted at transfer stations in Pierce County
Transfer stations in Pierce County (outside of Tacoma) will temporarily stop accepting yard waste only effective Saturday, March 28.

The transfer stations in Pierce County include: Hidden Valley, Purdy, Prairie Ridge, Key Center and Anderson Island.

Garbage and recycling will continue to be accepted. Transfer stations provide essential services to the community and will remain open and in operation. There are no changes to curbside garbage, recycling and yard waste collection. Customers can contact their curbside service provider to add or change service.

Updated: March 25, 2020
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We've made a few changes to our recycling program.

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Tacoma, WA 98409-7322