City of KetchikanPhoto Montage  
  Home ButtonMayor & City Council ButtonCity Department ButtonKetchikan Public Utilities ButtonCity Calendar ButtonCurrent Bids ButtonCommunity Links ButtonContact Button  
 
City Attorney
City Clerk
City Manager/
KPU General Manager

Civic Center
Finance
Fire
Ketchikan Public Library
Human Resources
Information Tech
Museums
Police
Public Works
Wastewater Treatment
Solid Waste Disposal
Building Inspections
Street Maintenance
Cemetery
Contact
Ports & Harbors

 

Public Works
Solid Waste Disposal

Solid Waste Collection
The Solid Waste Collection Division is responsible for providing safe and efficient collection and handling of municipal solid waste, demolition debris, and recyclable products. The operation should be beneficial to the public by maximizing recycling when economically feasible and improving operations to better serve Ketchikan. It is the responsibility of the staff to help and serve the public. The Division is responsible for promoting programs that reduce waste and educate the community. The Division follows regulatory guidelines and makes every effort to meet the requirements set forth by those regulations. It is the responsibility of the Division to promote an active and positive image of solid waste collection.

Solid Waste Disposal
The mission of the Solid Waste Disposal Division is to continue providing safe and economic solid waste disposal management and to offer such services in an environmentally sound manner while fostering recycling, composting and re-use. The Division strives to furnish customers with expedient and efficient service.

Solid Waste Recycling
The Solid Waste Recycling Division is responsible for providing safe and efficient collection and handling of recyclable products. The Division attempts to make service beneficial to the public by maximizing recycling when economically feasible and improving the operation to better serve Ketchikan. It is the responsibility of the staff to help and assist the public. The Division is responsible for promoting programs that reduce waste and educate the community.

Physical Locations & Mailing Address:
Deer Mountain Landfill
1103 Nordstrom Drive
Ketchikan, AK 99901
(907) 225-2370 FAX: (907) 247-0272

Hours of Operation
8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Saturday

Rates
$.06/lb landfill disposal
$.10/lb shredding
$.26/lb incineration

Home | Mayor & City Council | City Departments | Ketchikan Public Utilities
City Calendar | Current Bids | Community Links | Contact


 

Copyright 2004, City of Ketchikan. All Rights Reserved | Site Design by PangoMedia, Inc.