Solid Waste & Recycling The City of Chelan belongs to a county-wide solid waste management program. Garbage collection results in approximately 7,000 cubic yards of compacted refuse annually. The recycle program provides residential drop-off facilities for the community and a pick up program for over 170 businesses. Organizes and implements annual White Goods/Metal Collection Drives. Organizes and implements Earth Day Roadside Clean-up events. Organizes and implements Spring Brush Chipping Program.