Spring Clean-Up 2024

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WHO:  All RESIDENTIAL property owners are encouraged to clean up their property and haul all acceptable refuse to Solid Waste Disposal Sites FREE of Charge during CITY CLEAN-UP 2024. Dump trailers cannot be used.

WHEN:  Saturday, April 13th to Sunday, April 21st from 8am to 4pm


  • Sitka Transfer Station, 205 Jarvis St. (General residential refuse)
  • Sawmill Cove Recycling Center (Scrap Yard), 4655 Sawmill Cr. Rd – Junk vehicles, scrap metal, water tanks, refrigerators (must be cleaned of food), dryers, washing machines, stoves, aluminum boats, boat trailers, outboards & lower units (shall be drained of oil), properly cleaned fuel tanks accepted. Unbroken residential fluorescent bulbs accepted.
  • Sawmill Creek Road Recycling Center, 802 Sawmill Creek Road – All glass, tin cans, aluminum, #1 and #2 plastics and corrugated brown cardboard.
  • Granite Creek Overburden Site, 401 Granite Cr. Rd (follow signs) – WEEKENDS ONLY – Up to 5 yds of residential yard waste (incl. brush, overburden, stumps, & green waste).
  • Sitka Landfill, Granite Creek Road – wooden or fiberglass boats accepted by approval and appointment only.

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection:  Wastewater Treatment Plant, 100 Alice Loop

Saturday, April 20th – 8am to 4pm and Sunday, April 21st – 8am to 3pm (last weekend only). HHW will NOT be accepted at the Transfer Station or Sawmill Cove Scrap Yard. See the Household Hazardous Waste Flyer.


  • Only vehicles ¾-ton rated or smaller will be accepted free of charge
  • Vehicles shall be cleaned of all garbage and/or food
  • Oversized vehicles such as RVs and buses, rated 1 ton or larger, will be charged at the standard rate and accepted by scheduled appointment only
  • No heavy equipment will be accepted during this event
  • Vehicles MUST be accompanied with a Title OR notarized 849 DMV form to be accepted
  • Vehicles must be towed at owner’s expense
  • Other: ALL Commercial waste will be charged at standard rate
  • Wooden or fiberglass boats will be accepted at the Sitka Landfill by approval and appointment only – Standard rates apply
  • Metal boats will be accepted at the Sawmill Cove Scrap Yard – Standard rates apply
  • Dump trucks or dump trailers cannot be used. For more information or appointments contact Public Works at: (907) 747-1804