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Public Communications (MS-11)
614 Division Street, Port Orchard, WA
Phone: 360.337.4598
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: March 24, 2009
Contact: Dave Peters, Recycling Coordinator
Kitsap County Public Works-Solid Waste Division
PHONE: 360-337-4898
NO: 09-18

Yard Waste Amnesty Day North Mason Fiber Company

(Port Orchard, WA) Kitsap and Mason County residents may bring yard waste to the Yard Waste Amnesty Day at North Mason Fiber Company on April 18, 2009. There will be no fees charged for this event.

Where: North Mason Fiber Company
431 NE Belfair Yard Road, Belfair
(north of the railroad trestle on Highway 3)
When: Saturday, April 18, 2009
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Free for residential customers

Businesses, landscapers, or commercial vehicles will be charged at the normal rate. There is no volume restriction for residential customers. 

Materials accepted:

  • woody debris

  • brush

  • grass

  • stumps and branches

  • lumber, plywood, and OSB (painted okay, but keep separate)


Material NOT accepted:

  • pressure treated lumber

  • railroad ties

  • garbage, plastics

  • tires

  • scrap metal

  • household hazardous waste

Remember to cover and secure your load. 
      Fines range from a $216 traffic violation to $5,000 fine and jail time if
      something falls out of your vehicle and causes bodily harm.

Recycle and Garbage facilities will not accept yard waste for free

This program is part of an ongoing effort by Kitsap County Public Works to provide recycling alternatives to outdoor burning. The public may recycle their yard waste at North Mason Fiber Company year round seven days a week. Call 360-275-0228 for hours and fees.

This event is sponsored by Kitsap County Public Works in cooperation with North Mason Fiber Company. 

Related Links:

Other Alternatives to Outdoor Burning
www.kitsapgov.com/sw/burning.htm


To contact the Public Information Officer, 
call Doug Bear at 360-337-4598 or email: dbear@co.kitsap.wa.us

Last Updated:  May 27, 2014