Stories tagged: transfer stations
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, noon
Disposal costs increase at University Road Transfer Station
Prices are going up at Spokane Valley’s University Road Transfer Station, which is operated by Sunshine Disposal Inc.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 4 p.m.
Spokane’s recycled glass ends up in area landfill, due to lack of interested buyers
With traditional markets such as bottling companies and fiberglass manufacturers either inundated by product or going out of business, Spokane’s recycling collectors have turned to an area landfill to bed …
Wed., Jan. 6, 2016, 5:39 p.m.
Spokane County seeks volunteers for solid waste oversight committee
A 19-member board that will review potential rate changes at transfer stations operated by Spokane County seeks three private citizens to serve.
Wed., Dec. 2, 2015, midnight
Spokane Valley resident questions changes to yard waste fees in windstorm’s aftermath
At least one Spokane Valley resident is upset about fees charged to dispose of yard waste at a nearby transfer station, while other areas of the county remain free.
Thu., Feb. 2, 2012, midnight
2010 recycling rate higher than state average
Residents of Spokane County are getting the hang of recycling. According to the Spokane Regional Solid Waste System and the Washington state Department of Ecology, the county recycled 331,793 tons …