If you are a Johnson County resident or business, you must use the Iowa City Landfill. Visit their website here.



Welcome to the Iowa County Landfill

The Iowa County Landfill provides waste and recycling services to residents and businesses operating within Iowa County excluding Victor.

Normal Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday

8 AM - 4 PM

Last load accepted at 3:30 PM

Location & Contact Information

3369 Highway 6 Trail

Homestead, IA 

(319) 828-4943

Landfill Closures

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.

Notifications, News, & Events

Landfill Operator Position is Open

A landfill operator position is currently open. More information is available here or visit the Employment section of our website. Applications are due Wednesday, October 28, 2020 by 3 PM.


COVID-19 Information

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.

Out of County Waste

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 - Noon

Last load accepted at 11:30 AM