Transfer Stations (Self Haul)

Transfer stations in Kittitas County accept garbage from commercial haulers and self-haulers (people who choose to haul their own garbage).

For commercial garbage pick-up and curbside recycling contact Waste Management, Inc. at 925-9688.

Locations

Cle Elum Transfer Station
Cle Elum Transfer Station

Ellensburg Transfer Station
Ellensburg Transfer Station

Kittitas County Solid Waste Programs owns two transfer stations:

Cle Elum Transfer Station

50 - #5 Mine Road, across from the Cle Elum/Roslyn School
Tuesday - Saturday
8:00 am - 1:00 pm, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
509-674-5890

Ellensburg Transfer Station

1001 Industrial Way
Monday - Saturday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
509-962-7072

Fee Schedule (Tipping Fee)

Effective August 1, 2019

Listed fees are subject to applicable taxes. The director or designated employee shall, at the time of payment, round the total service fees and taxes owing up to the nearest whole dollar when any fraction of a dollar owing is $.50 or greater, and round the total service fees and taxes owing down to the nearest whole dollar when any fraction of a dollar owing is less than $.50.

MSW Tipping Fee
$105.16 per ton/$8.00 minimum
Yard Waste
$40.35 per ton/$5.00 minimum
Yard Waste that is contaminated with ordinary MSW (garbage) will be charged the MSW fee listed above.

Construction/Demolition Waste

At Ryegrass Landfill
$8.00 per yard
At Ellensburg Transfer Station
$52.58 per ton/$ 5.00 minimum
At Cle Elum Transfer Station
$64.96 per ton/$5.00 minimum
Appliances with CFC Refrigerants
$15.00 per appliance
(Doors must be removed from Refrigerators and Freezers, and they must be empty)
Liquid Waste
$0.18 per gallon

Tires

Passenger Tires w/o Garbage
$200.00 per ton
Passenger Tires with Garbage
$2.00 per tire
Truck Tires
$7.00 per tire
Implement/Tractor Tires
$15.00 per tire
Heavy Equipment Tires
$60.00 per tire
Special Waste (Street Sweepings)
$51.75 per ton

Compost

Sale of Compost
$60.00 per ton under 10 tons
Sale of Compost
$50.00 per ton over 10 tons
Sale of Compost
$30.00 per ton projects over 100 tons/year
Sale of Mulch
$20.00 per ton
Compost Socks
$3.00 per ft.
DOT Spec Compost Sock
$4.00 per ft.
Additional/Replacement Cards for Charge Customers
$5.00 per card
Insufficient Fund Customers
$20.00 for each cash transaction not paid by the end of the business day.

Fee schedule does not include Refuse or Sales taxes as applicable.

Recyclables may be dropped off at no cost to you, at the approach to each transfer station.