Solid Waste Services


​COVID-19 Service Updates & Closures

​SWS does not suspend any​one's trash or recycling service regardless of payment status. If you are suffering financial hardship please contact SWS customer service at
(907) 343-6250 to discuss payment options​.

The following facilities remain OPEN during regular business hours:

  • Anchorage Regional Landfill
  • Central Transfer Station
  • Girdwood Transfer Station
  • Anchorage Recycling Center
  • SWS Administration Building​​​
  • Household Hazardous Waste drop-off sites
  • Central Transfer Station reMade reuse site​

The following facilities are CLOSED:

  • Household Hazardous Waste reuse stores

All commercial and residential trash and recycling collection will ​occur as scheduled.​​

See guidelines for safe COVID-19 trash handling here.
Thank you for your understanding. You can find more information on the Municipality of Anchorage's COVID-19 response here.​


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SWS Hours and Locations

Administrative Offices & Customer Service

1111 E 56th Ave
M​onday - Friday, 9am - 4pm

Anchorage Regional Landfill (Eagle River)

15500 Eagle River Loop
Monday - Friday, 7:30am - 5pm
Saturday, 8am - 5pm

Central Transfer Station (Mid-town Anchorage)

Residential Customers
54th & Juneau St
Monday - Saturday, 8am - ​5pm
Commercial Customers
1111 E 56th Ave
Monday - Friday, 6:30am - 5pm
Saturday, 8am - 5pm

Girdwood Transfer Station

Ruane St, Girdwood, AK 99587
Friday - Monday, 10:00am - 5:00pm
    *closed 12:30pm -1pm for staff lunch​​


​2020 Holiday Calendar


​Adminstrative Building
​Collection Service
​Disposal Faciilites
​9/7 Labor Day
​Close at 2 p.m.
​11/11 Veteran's Day
​Open Normal Business Hours
​11/26 Thanksgiving Holiday
​Close at 2 p.m.
​11/27 Thanksgiving Friday
​​Open Normal Business Hours
​​12/24 Christmas Eve

​Close at 2 p.m.
​Close at 2 p.m.
​12/25 Christmas Day
​No Service
​12/31 New Year's Eve
​Close at 2 p.m.
​Close at 2 p.m.
​1/1/2021 New ​Year's Day
No Service​


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