Solid Waste & Recycling

Transfer Station Phone:  509-382-3995
(Public Works Office: 509-382-2534)

  • Location: 500 S. Cottonwood St.
  • Winter Hours (First week in November through March 31): Tuesday and Saturday, 11 am to 4 pm. Closed on holidays.
  • Summer Hours (First week in April through October 31): Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, 11 am to 4 pm. Closed on holidays.
  • Accepting appliances, TVs, computers, tires, paint, aluminum, oil and cardboard. *Please note: From time to time, the transfer station reaches capacity for certain recyclables and cannot accept more for an undetermined period of time. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the ability to accept certain items, please contact the Public Works office before making a trip to the Transfer Station.

*Due to continued misuse, mixed paper is no longer accepted.*

Green waste items should be no larger around than a soda can and in manageable lengths.

Columbia County Solid Waste Management Plan

2015 Comprehensive Solid Waste and MRW Management Plan for Columbia County (PDF)