City of Mt. Vernon *The City of Mt. Vernon has partnered with Waste Management of Washington, Inc. to provide collection of recycling and yard/food waste for all residents, multifamily complexes and businesses. Garbage collection for all residents and businesses is provided by the City.
* Information below applies only to service inside the City Limits
Garbage collection is provided weekly by the City of Mt. Vernon.
Email - City of Mount Vernon
360 336-6218 (M-F 8 AM - 5 PM)
City of Mt. Vernon Solid Waste Division
Recycling and Food/Yard waste
Waste Management provides every other week collection of recycling.
Yard/food waste collection is weekly March - November and every other week December, January and February.
Email - Waste Management Customer Service
1 800 592-9995(M-F 7 AM-5 PM)
Collection is delayed one business day if your regular collection day falls on New Year, MLK Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Veterans Day or Christmas.
Thanksgiving: (22 and 23) - Thursday collection will be serviced one day early on Wed. Nov 21. Friday collection will be serviced on Mon. Nov 26.