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Landfill

The Washington Landfill opened up in 1997 and has received 740,000 tons of solid waste through April 2022.  On average, the Landfill accepts approximately 29,000 tons per year of which 5,000 is collected from residents within the City.

Landfill Regular Hours

DayTime
Monday7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Wednesday7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday7 a.m. - 12 p.m.
SundayCLOSED

2022 Landfill Holiday Hours

DateHolidayObservedSchedule
01/01/22New Year's Day01/01/22CLOSED
01/17/22Martin Luther King Jr. Day01/17/22CLOSED
02/21/22President's Day02/21/22CLOSED
05/30/22Memorial Day05/30/22CLOSED
06/19/22Juneteenth Day06/20/22CLOSED
07/04/22Independence Day07/04/22CLOSED
09/05/22Labor Day09/05/22CLOSED
11/11/22Veterans Day11/11/22CLOSED
11/24/22Thanksgiving11/24/22CLOSED
12/24/22Christmas Eve 12/24/22CLOSED
12/25/22Christmas Day12/26/22CLOSED

Residential & Commercial Rates:  Effective March 22, 2021
Available to in-town and out-of-town customers

Minimum Fees: 
Up to & including 1 ton$30.00/flat fee
Twenty (20) cubic yard roll-off container$320.00/each
Thirty (30) cubic yard roll-off container$400.00/each
Forty (40) cubic yard roll-off container$480.00/each

All waste over 1 ton, including first ton$80.00/per ton, includes $12.50 per ton surcharge to be used for recycling services

If scale is inoperable: 
Automobiles, vans, pickups $30.00/per vehicle
All other vehicles except packer trucks (estimated cubic yardage if visible)100% capacity at $35.00/per cu. yd.
Packer trucks (full or partially full)$800.00/per load

  • Municipal solid waste
  • Bulky waste
  • Demolition and construction waste
  • Waste tires, only if shredded
  • Wood waste
  • Small dead animals
  • Roofing shingles
  • Soil
  • Rock, concrete, or related inert solids relatively insoluble in water
 
  • Regulated hazardous waste
  • Radioactive materials
  • Polychlorinated biphenyl’s (PCB’s)
  • Bulk liquids
  • Highly flammable or volatile substances
  • Septic tank pumping’s
  • Major appliances
  • Waste oil
  • Lead-acid batteries
  • Computer equipment
  • Waste tires as provided by 10 CRS 80-8
  • Yard waste
  • Explosives and regulated and infectious waste
  • Asbestos shingles