Pre​ferred Route for Central Transfer Station Residential Customers,
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wood lot is closed
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The Property Tax Free Residential Disposal Coupon that was mailed, is extended through September:

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Bear carts and commercial dumpster lids are available for customers within our service area. Rates are a monthly charge. According to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the Anchorage Bear Committee, please help keep the bears away from residential neighborhoods, only bring y​our cart to the curb first thing in the morning and return it to secured area inside a garage, shed, or inside as soon as possible after service. Composters: Compost can attract bears, Do Not place fish or meat scraps in outdoor compost. Chop vegetables finely and if necessary, protect compost pile with an electric fence. 

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Collections: All Curbside Services

Home and Business Pick Up Services   ​


​Disposal: Solid Wa​​ste Services Facilities
Locations, Hours, Fees

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​Photo Credit: Google Earth

Hours and Locations

Anchorage Regional Landfill (Eagle River)

15500 Eagle River Loop,  907-343-6250
Monday - Friday, 7:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday, 8:00am - 5:00pm

Central Transfer Station (Mid-town Anchorage)

Residential Customers 907-343-6250
1208 E. 56th Ave
Monday - Saturday, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Commercial Customers
1111 E 56th Ave
Monday - Friday, 6:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday, 8:00am - 4:30pm

Girdwood Transfer Station

Ruane St, Girdwood, AK 99587
Monday, 9:30am - 5:00pm
Friday, 9:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday, 9:30am - 5:00pm

Tuesday-Thursday & ​Sunday, CLOSED

(Closed 12:30pm - 1:00pm for staff lunch​​)

Administrative Offices & Customer Service

1208 E. 56th Ave
Monday - Friday, 9​:00am - 4:00pm
 Customer Service Call Center, 9​:00am - 4:00pm​​​
(907) 343-6250        email: swcs@anchorageak.gov​




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Strategic Plan ​

Municipality of Anchorage Climate Action Strategy 

Financial Statements
SWS Financial Statements

Organics Collection and Processing within the Municipality of Anchorage  

Community Food Waste Reduction Program  

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  Landfill Gas