2019 Holiday Service Information

As we reach the end of the year, we would like to keep you informed of upcoming holidays that may affect your refuse service. 2019 Holiday Service Schedule Christmas Day – No Service Wednesday, December 25th, Office Closed Collection postponed 1 day Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday New Year’s Day – No Service Wednesday, January 1st, … Continued

Thanksgiving Day Delay – No Service

City Garbage and Yard Waste collection will be delayed one day for Thanksgiving on November 28th, 2019. Customers with garbage and/or yard waste pickup on Thursday or Friday will be picked up one day later. Regular Collection will resume the following Monday, December 2nd, 2019 Yard Waste service ends for the year on Saturday, November … Continued

Veterans Day – No Delay

City of Yakima Garbage and Yard Waste collection will be on regular schedule this Veterans Day, Monday November 11th. The Refuse Office will be closed.

Leaf Disposal Options

Do you have excess leaves in your yard? City Residents can choose between our weekly Yard Waste service for loose leaves at $16.72 per month, or we can pick up bagged leaves with your garbage at $2.84 per bag (maximum 3 bags/pickup.) Please see the City’s Press Release, visit our Yard Waste page, or call … Continued

Yard Waste Service ends November 29th

City of Yakima Yard Waste collection will be discontinued for the year on Friday, November 29th, 2019 and will resume Monday, March 2nd, 2020. If you would like to have your yard waste container emptied after the last week of November, please contact the Refuse Division at (509) 575-6005. Don’t forget, for the week of November 25th-29th, if your … Continued

Independence Day Delay – No Service July 4th, 2019

City Garbage and Yard Waste collection will be delayed by one (1) day Thursday and Friday due to the Independence Day holiday, Thursday, July 4th 2019. When service is interrupted for holidays, collection is delayed for 1 day for the remainder of the week. For example, since the 4th of July falls on a Thursday this … Continued

Memorial Day Delay – No Service May 27th, 2019

City Garbage and Yard Waste collection will be delayed by one (1) day the week of May 27th due to the Memorial Day holiday, Monday May 27, 2019. When service is interrupted for holidays, collection is delayed for 1 day for the remainder of the week. For example, since Memorial Day falls on a Monday every year, … Continued

Yard Waste Collection starts March 1st

City of Yakima Refuse Department will begin weekly collection of the green Yard Waste carts starting Friday, March 1st 2019. If you have any questions about Yard Waste collection or would like to start service, please call the Refuse office at (509) 575-6005.