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Clean-Up Days

Nez Perce County Clean Up Days 2014

Saturday, March 29 and Saturday, May 31

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Recycling Meetings

Recycling outside the City Limits of Lewiston

Thursday evening meetings
April 17th and May 15th
Brammer Building Conference room
7 pm both evenings

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Composting and Yard Waste Update

Clearwater Composting plans to open July 1, 2014

Location
3956 Industrial Way - Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone (208) 746-5946 (Temporary)

Hours of Operation: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, Sunday-Saturday (7 days a week)

Facility Procedures

Each vehicle entering the facility will need to weigh in and out and license plates will be recorded. This is to provide the City of Lewiston with accurate numbers on materials received.

Landscape contractors will be required to pay a fee. Please contact Clearwater Composting for details.

Out of county residents will be required to pay a fee of $43.75/ton. For loads under 166 lbs or .08 tons, there will be a minimum fee of $5.

Service for Nez Perce County residents is free except for those living in Culdesac and Lapwai who are required to pay the out of county fee.

Clearwater Composting observes the following holidays:
New Years Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day

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Solid Waste

Solid Waste collection in rural Nez Perce County is provided by Latah Sanitation, Inc. or Sunshine Disposal & Recycling, Inc., depending on property location.

Latah Sanitation's website provides their collection rules, regulations and times. Their local phone number is (208) 746-5949.

Latah Sanitation Schedule and Reminders

Sunshine Disposal & Recycling is located at 285 O'Conner Road in Lewiston, phone (208) 743-5900.

Latah Sanitation also operates two One Stop Drop stations in rural Nez Perce County that accept household garbage, appliances, furniture, lumber, concrete, insulation, tires and recyclable materials, plus lawn and garden trimmings.The drop sites are located at Sweetwater and at the junction of the Reubens/Gifford Road and US 95. These sites are open on alternating Saturdays - Sweetwater first and third, the highway junction second and fourth.

The Nez Perce County Treasurer's Office handles the rural solid waste billing. Please call them at (208) 799-3030, with any billing questions.

Solid Waste payments billing address:

Nez Perce County Treasurer's Office
P.O. Box 896
Lewiston, ID 83501

Those County residents on Solid Waste collection can also dispose of trash at Lewiston's Solid Waste Transfer Station at no additional cost. Please see the information about charges for disposal of certain items in the "Transfer Station Charges and Proof of Residency" section below.

Lewiston Solid Waste Transfer Station
560 Downriver Road
Lewiston, ID 83501

Hours 8:00 a.m. - to 4:30 p.m. Closed: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

See the City of Lewiston website for Lewiston's solid waste services.

See the City of Lapwai website for Lapwai's solid waste services.

 

Transfer Station Charges and Proof of Residency

NEW TRANSFER STATION CHARGES
(New charges effective July 1, 2007)

A fee of $15.00 per refrigerator, freezer, air conditioner or other refrigerant bearing appliance shall be charged self-haul, residential accounts. No appliances shall be accepted from commercial accounts.

A fee of $3.50 per car tire or light truck tire shall be charged self-haul, residential accounts. Tires shall be without rims attached. No tires shall be accepted from commercial accounts.
City of Lewiston, Ordinance 4471, Schedule A

PROOF OF RESIDENCY AND SERVICE ADDRESS AT TRANSFER STATION
(Effective July 1, 2007)

City of Lewiston and Nez Perce County residents disposing of solid waste material at the transfer station shall produce proof of residency and service address from which the solid waste material was generated prior to disposing of material.
City of Lewiston, Ordinance 4471, Section 17-33.1

Acceptable documents for proof of residency and service address include current city utility bill, current county tax bill with solid waste fee shown, current electrical bill, vehicle registration and/or driver’s license matching residential user and service address from which the solid waste material was generated.

PDF Version of Transfer Station Charges

 

Newsletters

Waste Not News published by Latah Sanitation, Inc./Moscow Recycling

Letter to County residents - August 2013

Spring/Summer 2013

Spring/Summer 2010

Fall 2010

 

Commissioners
Doug Havens

Doug Havens

E-mail Doug H

Bob Tippett

Bob Tippett
(Chairman)

E-mail Bob

Doug Zenner

Doug Zenner

E-mail Doug Z

Office Location
Brammer Building
1225 Idaho Street Lewiston, ID 83501

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 896
Lewiston, ID 83501

Phone
(208) 799-3090

Fax
(208) 799-3149
 

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