Requirements: You must be a Washington County Rural Resident in order to dispose of your regular household garbage and recyclables. If you reside in a City, within Washington County, you may dispose of recyclables at the center. If you do not meet any of the above requirements you cannot dispose of your garbage or recyclables at this facility. Proof of residency is required upon request. Please check with an attendant for any questions or to inquire about charges that may apply. Please have your items covered and secured to help keep our county roads and ditches clean.
We Will Not Accept
Shingles - Ashes - Chemicals - Yard Waste - Railroad Ties - Concrete - Brick - Rock - Dirt - Large Metal Objects such as; Cars - Machinery - Livestock Feeders - Fencing - etc.
Closed On The Following Holidays
New Year's Day - President's Day - Memorial Day - Independence Day - Labor Day - Veteran's Day - Thanksgiving Day & the Friday after - Christmas Day (note: there will be one additional holiday, usually the day before or after Christmas - it will be posted and advertised in the paper.
Lynn Whaley - Rural Solid Waste and Recyling Center 2170 Lexington Blvd Washington, IA 52353
Phone (319) 653-6373
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM