For residents living in Federal Way, the most convenient dump nearby is the Algona Transfer Station Facility. If you have a bunch of junk, need help dumping it fast, or just want to know the dump location, process, and hours of operation, Action Junk Hauling has the complete guide for you below.
It’s important to remember that the Algona Transfer Station facility does not accept recycling and only allows access to customers who live in King County Washington.
Before you arrive, be prepared to show proof of residency such as rental agreement, vehicle registration, or valid state ID to use this facility.
Federal Way Dump Hours And Address
Collection hours for the Algona Transfer Station near Federal Way vary.
The good news is that the dumpsite accepts waste materials 7 days a week and is so easy to find with the map and directions we’ve provided below:
Dumpsite Address: 35315 W Valley Hwy S, Algona, WA 98001
Algona, WA 98001
Waste Disposal Contact: 206-477-4466 or 800-325-6165 x 74466
TTY relay: 711 Fax: 206-296-0197
Monday-Friday 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Sat & Sunday 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
The Algona Transfer Station is closed on Christmas, Thanksgiving, and New Year’s Day.
Federal Way Dump Fees
Collection fees fluctuate based on either weight per ton and/or vehicle type. For more information about Federal Way dump pricing check out their website before you load up.
Common waste fees for residential and commercial trash disposal are outlined on the chart below:
How Can I Pay For My Waste Items?
The approved methods of payment for solid waste collection fees at King County transfer stations are below:
- Visa, MasterCard & debit
- Checks made out to “KCSWD.”
- Cash – must be exact change
Self haulers are asked to do the following when paying for solid waste disposal:
- Pay with cash versus card
- Use exact change
- Maintain social distancing
- Stay inside their vehicle while waiting at the scale
Call if you have more specific questions or want to request more information about payment options and self-hauling best practices in King County.
Commercial and residential customers in the city of Federal Way who wish to use King County dump facilities are not allowed to drop off certain types of garbage.
A full list of excluded materials can be located on the King County waste restrictions page.
Here are some examples of restricted garbage that are not allowed to be dumped:
- Computers, tablets & laptops
- Propane cylinders
- Desktop monitors
- Vehicles, campers, trailers, boats, etc
- All explosives including fireworks
- Liquid of any kind including latex paint and oil-based paints
- Garbage heavier than 200 pounds, with dimensions greater than 2 x 2 x 2 feet
- Garbage that is smoldering or burning
Some garbage may require prior written approval before dumping. Toxic waste and oversized/dense items are likely to be rejected onsite. Call before you load your garbage or try to include questionable items in the junk you are hauling.
What Kinds Of Junk Can I Dump?
The Algona Transfer Station does not collect hazardous waste, yard waste, or recycling at its site.
- Demolition debris
- Bicycle parts
- Non-toxic items
The Algona Transfer Station does not accept recycling, yard, or hazardous materials at this time. Alternative dump facilities are just outside of the city of Federal Way.
They can be found easily located with the information located just below.
Hazardous Waste And Recycling Options Nearby Auburn
If you live in the city of Federal Way, take a look at nearby facilities that allow you to discard your recycling and toxic waste.
Recycle: Bow Lake Transfer Station
Address:18800 Orillia Rd S, Seattle, WA 98188
Recycle hours (different from station hours): Mon-Fri 6:00am – 8:00pm Sat-Sun: 8:30am – 5:30pm.
King County Transfer Station Safety Guidelines
Commercial companies and residence must follow these safety guidelines when using transfer stations to discard garbage or recycling in King County:
- Turn off your cell
- Keep children and pets in the vehicle
- Follow all staff directions
- No smoking
- Watch for moving automobiles
- Adhere to the statewide mask mandate
If would like specific VOCID-19 information, or have specific safety question, call or contact the Algona Transfer Station before you leave to drop off your old garbage.
We Make Junk Removal Easy
If you want help with your local junk management call Federal Way Junk Removers now or request a free quote online in minutes. We specialize in safe garbage pickup, yard waste removal, recycling garbage, and provide service all throughout the Seattle-Tacoma area. Solid waste management is time-consuming and the removal process can be dangerous if you are not a professional.
We help you pay less, relax more and recycle like a pro with our expert service. Our customers prefer our removal process over curbside service because we can haul more yard scraps at once than any other company. We offer guaranteed satisfaction, prompt, service, excellent customer service, and unbeatable pricing. Action Junk Hauling gets the job done right the first time, every time without fail or headaches.
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