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Lummi Island Ferry: Collection Schedule during Drydock


 Bellingham, WA - The Lummi Island ferry, Whatcom Chief, will be in Dry Dock starting September 4, 2013. During the suspension of regular ferry service, which is expected to last until September 25, the following is in effect for SSC garbage and recycling collection on Lummi Island.

Garbage Collection

Service continues as normal. Please place garbage Toters® out for pick-up on your regular collection day.

Recycling Collection

No recycling service on Monday, September 16, 2013.

Regular recycling service is expected to resume Monday, September 30, 2013. Please place extra recycling out that day in open cardboard boxes or plastic tubs no larger than your SSC curbside recycling bins.

Please note: NO recycling drop-off at Lummi Island Fire Hall.

For a list of recyclables accepted or instructions on how to prepare them, click here. For more information on the Dry Dock schedule click here.

Questions? Please contact us at or call (360) 734-3490. Office hours are Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM. Thank you for your kind assistance!


About Sanitary Service Company (SSC)

Established in 1929, SSC is Whatcom County's largest recycling and garbage collection service provider, serving 45,000 + customers from Bellingham to Blaine and beyond. SSC was named the 2012 Green Business of the Year by the Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber and is a sustaining member of Sustainable Connections, a Toward Zero Waste Founding Pioneer, 100% Green Power Leader, 5-Star EnviroStar, BizCycle Silver bicycle-friendly business and Whatcom Smart Trips employer. For more info visit Connect with us: Facebook/sscinc and Twitter @sscinctweets.




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