Solid Waste Mission Statement

To develop an integrated waste management system that influences individual waste generation patterns while providing for necessary and economically efficient waste management services that minimize environmental impacts and protect human health.

Kittitas County Solid Waste Management Plan

Kittitas County Solid Waste Programs works closely with the Kittitas County Solid Waste Advisory Committee (SWAC) and the Board of County Commissioners in accordance with Chapter 70.95 (165) RCW.

SWAC members consist of representatives of cities and towns within the county, the waste management industry, local elected officials, and citizens of Kittitas County.

The Kittitas County Solid Waste Advisory Committee

  • Advises Kittitas County on all aspects of solid waste management planning.

  • Assists Kittitas County in the development of programs and policies concerning solid waste management.

  • Reviews and comments on proposed solid waste management rules, policies, or ordinances prior to their adoption.