The Solid Waste Utility operates and maintains the City's solid waste collection system and contracts recycling services with Waste Connections, Inc. Waste Connections, Inc. operates the Regional Transfer Station, Moderate Risk Waste Facility, Compost Facility, and the Blue Mountain Transfer Station under contract with the City of Port Angeles.
"Choose to Conserve" is the theme of the solid waste reduction and recycling program for the North Olympic Peninsula.
The mountains in the logo convey our beautiful environment, the arrow represents the circular nature of life and the concepts of reduce, reuse, and recycle.
Our goal is to meet and exceed customer expectations.
The Clallam County Solid Waste Advisory Committeedevelops programs and policies concerning solid waste handling and disposal. The committee is made up of citizens, public interest groups, businesses, waste management industry, and local elected officials.
They meet the third Thursday of every other month at the Clallam County Courthouse in Port Angeles. For more information about SWAC, call Clallam County Public Works at 360-417-2389. Or visit: http://www.clallam.net/boards/swac/index.html