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Landfills

The King County Solid Waste Division (SWD) operates one landfill and maintains several closed landfills.

Cedar Hills Regional Landfill

Cedar Hills Regional Landfill is closed to the general public. Waste collected at the transfer stations is transported to the Cedar Hills Regional Landfill for disposal.

Cedar Hills Regional Landfill community meetings

Since March 1986, area residents and Solid Waste Division staff have met to discuss conditions and activities at the Cedar Hills Regional Landfill.

Cedar Hills Regional Landfill site development plan

The King County Solid Waste Division (division) is exploring ways to extend the useful life of the Cedar Hills Regional Landfill by developing more disposal capacity at the site.

Closed landfills

SWD maintains custodial responsibilities for ten landfills located throughout King County.

Landfill gas–to–energy facility

The King County Solid Waste Division contracts with renewable energy company INGENCO – doing business as Bio Energy (Washington) LLC, (BEW) – to generate renewable energy from landfill gas produced by decomposing organic material at the Cedar Hills Regional Landfill.

Landfill gas pipeline upgrade project

SWD is proposing a second conveyance pipeline to carry landfill gas from the flare station to the gas-to-energy plant for processing.

Contact Us

 Call: 206-477-4466

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Fax: 206-296-0197