Frequently Asked Questions

Q.  Do I need to furnish my own garbage can?
A.  No. We now have a toter system. Please click here for rates.

Q.  What if all of my garbage won't fit in my can?
A.  To avoid an extra charge on your account for an overfull garbage tote (the tote lid must be completely closed) you can purchase Blue Garbage Bags, which are available in a package of three for $17 at our office.

Q.  What are my payment options?
A.  Bills can be paid by cash, check, or by setting up Auto Pay. If you are paying by cash or check, our office address is:

Hometown Sanitation LLC
P.O. Box 508
815 Simpson Ave.
Hoquiam, WA 98550

Q.  Where do I dispose of oversize garbage?
A.  Oversize items can be disposed of at the Central Transfer Station (previously the Aberdeen landfill), which is located at 25 Gavett Ln N., Montesano, east of Aberdeen on Highway 12.

Q.  What day is my garbage / recycling picked up?
A.  The pickup schedule is posted on our website. Please click this link to view the schedule.

Q.  What can I recycle?
A.  A list of acceptable items is provided on our website. Please click this link for more information.