The following utilities serve Lakewood, Washington.
Garbage and Recycling
The City of Lakewood contracts Waste Connections for garbage services.
For questions about garbage and recycling click here.
- Residential Garbage, Recycling, and Yard Waste Instructions
- Commercial Garbage and Recycling Instructions
- LeMay, Inc Mobile Application
Waste Connections customers can purchase a $200 purple Mary Bridge Children’s recycling bin. The entire $200 directly supports Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital. The cart will be delivered to you for free. Visit the Carts for Kids website to learn more:
Large items, yard waste, paint, electronics, and hazardous materials must be brought to a transfer station or special waste location.
- Tacoma Recovery and Transfer
3510 S Mullen Street
Tacoma, WA 98409
- Thurston Waste and Recovery
2420 Hogum Bay Road NE
Lacey, WA 98516
- Hidden Valley Transfer Station
17925 Meridian Street E
Puyallup, WA 98373
Recycling and Specialty Disposal
- Pierce County Recycling Menu
Televisions, chemicals, needles, medications, and other unusual waste items
- Pierce County Glass Drop-Off
Use this tool to find a glass drop-off location nearby. Glass should not be included in regular recycling.
- PaintCare WA
Use this tool to find a paint disposal drop-off location. Paint should not be included in regular garbage.
- Document Shredding
LeMay, Inc hosts occasional shredding events and many local businesses offer document shredding.
Water and Sewer
Lakewood Water District provides water service to Lakewood residents. The Pierce County Sewer Division provides sewer service to Lakewood residents.