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The latest news items are always displayed on the Solid Waste Division home page. Older items are archived here. Read all 2020 news items related to the Solid Waste Division below, or look through the archives (on the left, by year).
Determination of Non-Significance issued for Harbor Island Dock Demolition Project
King County Solid Waste Division is issuing a Determination of Non-Significance under the State Environmental Policy Act for the Harbor Island dock demolition project.
Recycling right in the new year means no plastic bags or wrap in curbside bins, and keeping recycling empty, clean and dry
To improve the quality of recycling in Seattle and King County in the new year, customers are asked to keep plastic bags and wrap out of curbside recycling carts and bins, and make sure all recycling is empty, clean and dry.