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Automated Traffic Management System (at Bow Lake Recycling and Transfer Station)
  • Excellence in Design – Silver (American Council of Engineering Companies)
Bow Lake Recycling and Transfer Station
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design – Platinum (U.S. Green Building Council)
  • Energy/Industrial Green Project of the Year (Engineering News Record)
  • 2014 Project of the Year – Finalist (Engineering News Record)
  • 2014 Excellence Award – Transfer Stations (Solid Waste Association of North America)
Compost Days
  • Totem Award (Puget Sound Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America)
  • Silver Anvil (Public Relations Society of America)
Moderate Risk Waste Collection Team/Local Hazardous Waste Management Plan
  • Marine Flare Collection Service – Thinking Out of the Box Award (North American Hazardous Materials Management Association)
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  • Radio Advertising for Multicultural Communication – Certificate of Excellence (Puget Sound Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America)
  • Program Design for Community Relations Government – Certificate of Excellence (Puget Sound Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America)
  • Recycler of the Year (Washington State Recycling Association)
Recycled Asphalt Shingles (at Bow Lake Recycling and Transfer Station)
  • Special or Innovative Use Award (Washington Asphalt Pavement Association)
Women in Trades Career Fair
  • Inside Booth – First Place (Washington Women in Trades Association)
  • Outside Booth – First Place (Washington Women in Trades Association)
  • People’s Choice Award (Washington Women in Trades Association)
Contact Us

 Call: 206-477-4466

TTY Relay: 711

Fax: 206-296-0197

King County Solid Waste Division mission: Waste Prevention, Resource Recovery, Waste Disposal