Images of Kitsap County
Public Communications (MS-11)
614 Division Street, Port Orchard, WA
Phone: 360.337.4598
 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Date: May 23, 2014
Contact: Christopher Piercy, Recycling Coordinator
(360) 337-5777 or cpiercy@co.kitsap.wa.us
No: 2014-060

Yard Waste Roundup at Olympic Organics

(Port Orchard, WA) Kitsap County residents may bring yard waste to the Yard Waste Roundup at Olympic Organics in Kingston on Saturday, June 7. There will be no fees charged to residential customers for this event.

Where: Olympic Organics
7890 NE Ecology Road (off Hansville Rd.)
When: Saturday, June 7
8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Cost: Free for residential customers

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

Materials accepted:

  • tree prunings
  • branches
  • brush
  • grass

Materials NOT accepted

  • pressure treated lumber
  • railroad ties
  • garbage, plastics
  • tires
  • scrap metal
  • household hazardous waste
  • stumps
  • lumber, plywood, and wood particle board
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
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 Olympic Organics  year round. They are open Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For directions, fees, and materials accepted, call 360-638-0117, send email to info@olympicorganics.net,or go to www.olympicorganics.net.

This event is sponsored by Kitsap County Public Works in cooperation with Olympic Organics.

Related Links:

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

###


Kitsap 1
(360) 337-5777
kitsap1@co.kitsap.wa.us

Last Updated:  May 27, 2014