The city reduces the cost of solid waste pick up for customers who are over 65 or disabled.
To obtain the reduced solid waste rate, the city requires a copy of the requestor’s drivers license or other valid identification as age verification. Residents who receive a disability exemption for property tax purposes can receive the reduced rate for solid waste service with appropriate documentation. If you receive a disability exemption for property tax purposes, please contact the Finance Department to have your account updated.
Effective January 1, 2023 West University Place solid-waste rate will increase 3.5%. The standard rate will increase to $35.15 and the senior/disabled rate will increase to $17.85.