On March 20, 2017 City Council approved care and compassion provisions that include:
Residents who apply for the diaper exemption will receive excess waste tags for one extra garbage bag each week for six months. The household must have two or more children under the age of four and this exemption must be re-applied for every six months.
Residents who apply for the medical exemption will receive excess waste tags for one extra garbage bag each week for six months. This exemption must be re-applied for every six months.
As of April 24, 2017 residents will be able to apply for Diaper/Medical Exemptions:
Apply online – once your application has been submitted, an email will be generated to W&R so that your information can be entered into the system. When the excess tags are ready we will call you to come in and pick them up from the Eastside Recycle Depot, during regular depot hours.
In Person -
Visit us at the Eastside Recycle Depot at 21 East Lake Hill NE during normal depot hours to fill out the application form and receive your excess tags.
Depot Operating hours
Winter hours (Oct 1 - Apr 30)
Monday, Tuesday CLOSED
Wednesday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursday to Saturday, Sunday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer hours (May 1 - Sep 30)
Tuesday, Saturday, Sunday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday to Friday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Waste & Recycling