Ferry County Solid Waste - Torboy Transfer Station

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 Solid Waste Coordinator Office Hours vary. Please leave an email or call and if he is not available, please leave a message, Thank you.
TRANSFER STATION OPERATING HOURS: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
OFFICE LOCATION: Torboy Transfer Station
105 Torboy Dump RD
Republic, WA
MAILING ADDRESS: 350 E Delaware Ave. #8
Republic, WA  99166
(509) 775-8019
EMAIL: swcoord@co.ferry.wa.us
STAFF MEMBERS: Jeremiah Adams, Transfer Station/Recycling operator
Wayne Konz, Transfer Station/Recycling operator                                                                  ATTENTION: TORBOY TRANSFER STATION WILL BE CLOSED SAT Sept 2nd 2023 for Labor Day. Thank you.
ATTENTION: New Garbage Rate Increase as of June 1, 2022 (see below for details). Payment must be made by cash or check only.
ATTENTION: All loads must be secured. An additional fee will be charged for all unsecured loads.
ATTENTION: We will be open on Tuesday's again starting May 2nd
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Torboy Transfer Station & Recycling

105 Torboy Dump Road, Republic; (509) 775-8019

  • 2023 HOLIDAYS (The transfer station will be closed to observe the following holidays:):
    • Saturday, January 14 - Martin Luther King Day
    • Saturday, February 18 – President's Day
    • Tuesday, May 30 – Memorial Day
    • Tuesday, June 20 – Juneteenth
    • Tuesday, July 4 – 4th Of July
    • Saturday, September 2 – Labor Day
    • Saturday, November 11th Veteran's Day
    • Thursday & Friday, November 23 & 24 – Thanksgiving
    • Saturday, December 23 – Christmas
  • PRICING AS OF JUNE 1, 2022
    • Payment must be made by cash or check only.
    • $15.00 for up to 140 lbs
    • $173.65 per ton after, in 20 lbs. increments
Cardboard, tin & aluminum cans can be recycled in the red recycling sleds located in Inchelium and the Torboy Transfer Station.
Additional recycling at the Torboy Transfer Station: metal including refrigerator, freezer (anything that had Freon in it), used oil, antifreeze and e-cycling for free anytime the transfer station is open to the public. There is a $25.00 charge for anything that has or has had freon in it (WHITE GOODS) all other metal is free.

We DO NOT ACCEPT vehicles for scrap.

e_cycleE-Cycle Washington
is a new program that provides responsible recycling of computers, monitors and TVs in our state. As of January 2009, electronics manufacturers in Washington will take responsibility for recycling these products.


Solid Waste Advisory Committee

The Solid Waste Advisory Committee (SWAC) is a committee appointed by the Board of Commissioners and represents a broad spectrum of Ferry County. The SWAC advises the County Commissioners on aspects of the Solid Waste Management Plan and amendments and addenda to the plan. They assist in the development of programs & policies concerning Solid Waste. The review and Comment on proposed legislative Solid Waste Rules, policies and ordinances.

The Ferry County Board of Commissioner’s are requesting applications to fill eight open positions on the Solid Waste Advisory Committee (SWAC). The Ferry County SWAC is an advisory committee appointed by the County Commissioners to provide a balanced representation of the citizen interests of the county and to advise and make recommendations on solid waste issues. Members attend 3 meetings a year. One in February, one in April and one in October. SWAC members serve without compensation.

If you are interested in serving on the SWAC, please submit a letter of interest to the Ferry County Board of Commissioners Office, 290 E. Tessie Ave., Republic, WA 99166 or e-mail  commissioners@co.ferry.wa.us. Briefly state in your letter why you are interested in serving on the SWAC, and include any related background experience that you may have. If you have any questions regarding the SWAC, please feel free to contact the Ferry County Public Works Solid Waste Division at 775-5225, ex. 4110.

  • Meetings are typically held in February, April, and October*
  • Next Ferry County SWAC Board meeting will be held at the Ferry County Commissioner's Office on September 14th 2023 at 2PM