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.
8 AM - Noon
Last load accepted at 11:30 AM
The landfill will reopen to Iowa County residents on Monday, April 27, 2020. We will not be open Saturdays until further notice. Only credit card payment will be accepted. Customers must have identification to prove Iowa County residency. Garbage and recycling programs will operate normally with precautions to protect the health and safety of landfill staff and customers.
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, contractor, or other 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 other landfills in the area.