|| April 30, 2010
|| Dave Peters, Recycling Coordinator
Kitsap County Public Works-Solid Waste Division
Yard Waste Amnesty Day at Emu
(Port Orchard, WA) – Kitsap County residents may
bring yard waste to the Yard Waste Amnesty Day at Emu Composting Facility on
Saturday, May 8th. There will be no fees charged to residential
customers for this event.
||Emu Composting Facility
7890 NE Ecology Road (off Hansville Rd.)
||Saturday, May 8, 2010
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
||Free for residential customers
Businesses, landscapers, or commercial vehicles are charged at normal
rate. There is no volume restriction for residential customers.
Material NOT accepted:
ü 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.
ü Recycle and
Facilities will not accept yard waste for free
ü Customers are
responsible for unloading their own materials.
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 Emu Composting Facility year round and is open daily.
Call 360-638-0117 for hours and fees and directions.
This event is sponsored by Kitsap County Public Works in cooperation with
Emu Composting Facility.
Other Alternatives to Outdoor Burning