Tillamook County seeks to minimize the impacts of materials throughout their lifecycle, implementing outreach and education strategies that encourage thoughtful consumption, the reduction of toxics, and the recovery of our material resources.
Solid Waste Ordinance 4
Important Things You'll Want to Know About!
Pacific City Transfer Station Seeks New Attendant!
Visit the Tillamook County Human Resources Website for more information or to apply.
Pacific City Transfer Station Moves to Winter Hours
This Sunday, September 30th will be the last day of the summer schedule for the Pacific City Transfer Station. Effective in October we will be moving to our winter schedule of Friday, Saturday and Monday from 9am until 4pm. “This is a little earlier than we had planned,” states David McCall, Solid Waste Program Manager, “but staffing concerns have dictated that we make this change. We appreciate your understanding.”
The new hours will be, Friday, Saturday and Monday, 9am until 4pm.
OCTOBER BOGT PAINT SALE!
Due to changes in the market beyond our control Tillamook County Transfer Stations and Recycle Centers will
no longer be accepting many plastics.
Please see below for as list of what IS accepted.
Please note, this list is not all inclusive and may vary from one center to another.
Recycle your STYROFOAM!! Click here for dates, times and locations!
Household Hazardous Waste Collections:
Next event: Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 NO EVENT IN NOVEMBER! (Residential only) Hours: 9am to 1pm.(strictly adhered to). Please be sure to dump any garbage or non-hazardous materials prior to arrival. No appointment necessary. Click here for a list of hazardous items that can be accepted at our waste collections.
WE WILL BE ACCEPTING STYROFOAM AT THESE EVENTS! (Clean, white, blocky kind only-PLEASE REMOVE ANY PAPER/LABELS/TAPE.
NO PACKING PEANUTS. (These can be taken to CARTM in Manzanita or Postabox in Tillamook)
2018 CEG (Businesses) Dates: No more CEG in 2018; 2019 Dates are: March 1, May 31, Oct. 4: APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED. Click here for CEG information and form
2017-18 America Recycles Day Calendar goes to print quarterly in the Headlight-Herald. You may also view it here.
Check out these videos!
Master Recycler sponsored "Trash Roadshow" and NOW, episode 2!
and "Let's Talk . . .with Van Moe" Featuring our own David McCall!!
Let us help your next event be
We now have several recycling tools to help - plates, cups, silverware, napkins, recycle bins...all FREE OF CHARGE! Contact us for more details!
Paint: Considering adding some to your surroundings? Check out our recycled latex paint offerings!
We're excited to offer seven colors! There are four locations to purchase: our office at 503 Marolf Loop, in Tillamook; CARTM in Manzanita; the Habitat for Humanity's ReStore in Bay City; and, at the Pacific City Transfer Station in Pacific City. Price is $24 for 3 1/2 gallons! Stop by one of these locations to see the great color selection!
Ever feel like you have too many telephone directories (or other unwanted catalogs)?
Did you know that you can limit or stop home delivery of telephone directories at no cost to you? YellowPagesOptOut.com is a free, convenient, and secure way to stop unwanted telephone directories from being delivered. Opt out today!!
OR Try this option from our friends at "The Story of Stuff Project", the Catalog Choice. Click on the link for directions to stop unwanted mail and advertisements and catalogs.
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Welcome to the newsletter from the Tillamook County Solid Waste Department. "Waste Wise" brings you regular news about recycling and waste reduction issues and highlights the great work that members of our community are doing toward that goal. The links below allow you to view this publication online.
This page last updated on Tuesday, October 09, 2018.