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.
Monday - Friday
8 AM - 4 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.
A landfill operator position is currently open! A hardworking person with mechanical knowledge is preferred. Applications will be accepted until July 2, 2020 at 3 PM. For more information and job application, go to the Employment menu option above or click here.
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.
Unless conditions related to COVID-19 change in Iowa County, our goal is to remain open to serve Iowa County residents and businesses. Please be patient and courteous with staff as we implement health and safety precautions to protect us and you!
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.