If you are a Johnson County resident or business, you must use the Iowa City Landfill. Visit their website here.
The Iowa County Landfill provides waste and recycling services to residents and businesses operating within Iowa County excluding Victor.
Monday - Friday
8 AM - 3:30 PM
Last load accepted at 3:30 PM
3369 Highway 6 Trail
When the National Weather Service issues a Wind Advisory, the landfill will determine if it necessary to close. When practical, courtesy calls will be made to haulers. Residents should call or check the website.
The landfill is scheduled to be closed on New Year's Day, Christmas, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, and Thanksgiving.
When you arrive at the landfill, only one customer is allowed in the scale house at a time. Please have identification ready when entering the scale house. Common, frequently touched surfaces in the scale house will be cleaned regularly. When unloading, please maintain distance from landfill staff and other customers.
The next landfill commission meeting will be held Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021 at 7 PM in the Community Room at the Iowa County Annex Building located at 970 Court Avenue in Marengo. The meeting agenda will be available at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting.
Environmental Management System
The landfill received grant funding through the Iowa Department of Natural Resources' Environmental Mangement System program to install LED lighting through the landfill site and buildings. This will reduce the landfill's greenhouse emissions from daily operations and energy costs.
Please check the website for updates regarding operations and services before visiting the landfill. All important information will be provided in the Notifications, News, & Events section. Courtesy calls will be made to haulers. Residents should check the website or call.
If you are a resident or business from outside Iowa County, you must contact your local landfill for garbage disposal. Iowa rules require garbage to be disposed of in the county it was generated. Click here for the contact information for other landfills in the area.
8 AM - 11:30
Last load accepted at 11:30 AM