Solid Waste & Recycling

 UNSECURED LOADS ARE ILLEGAL

Why Should You Secure Your Load? / ¿Por Qué Debe Asegurar Su Carga?
[Reporting an unsecured load]


The function of the Solid Waste Division is to provide for the solid waste needs of Adams County residents through the county's two transfer station operations, sanitary landfills, and recycling.

The Adams County Solid Waste and Moderate Risk Waste Management Plan "recommends strategies to manage solid waste and moderate risk waste generated in Adams County, Washington, including the cities and towns of Othello, Ritzville, Hatton, Lind and Washtucna. Solid Waste handling includes management, storage, collection, diversion, transportation, treatment, use, processing and final disposal. Recommendations are provided for municipal solid waste, other special waste, and moderate risk waste." -Executive Summary, page 7, Adams County Solid Waste and Moderate Risk Waste Management Plan, February 2018.

Anthony Dailey, Solid Waste Operations Supervisor