* MAKE SURE ALL LOADS ARE SECURED WITH A TARP AND/OR STRAPS *
At the South Dallas County Landfill, every attempt is made to keep the operation cost efficient and hours convenient for customers to utilize the facility.
Gates are opened promptly at 7:00 a.m. to accommodate the commercial haulers and contractors.
To be cost effective SDCLA closes at 3:00 PM Monday through Friday, but we are open EVERY SATURDAY from 7:00 AM to Noon (that does not fall on a recognized Holiday) to ensure that individual residents have ample opportunity to use the facility.
*Please plan accordingly to ensure you are UNLOADED & OUT of the facility by CLOSING TIME*
7:00 AM to 3:00 PM Monday through Friday 7:00 AM to NOON every Saturday (except as noted below)
Adel Residential Garbage * $ 30.00 per ton plus DNR fee Minimum charge (up to 500 lbs.) $ 8.00 plus DNR fee
*Adel Residential Garbage consists of kitchen garbage from Adel Residents that their contracted provider would generally pick up. This DOES NOT INCLUDE remodeling debris, home/garage clean out debris or items. See below for pricing.
Non-Adel Residential and Commercial Garbage $44.00 per ton plus DNR fee Minimum charge (up to 500 lbs.) $11.00 plus DNR fee
Construction/Demolition material. $44.00 per ton plus DNR fee Minimum charge (up to 500 lbs) $11.00 plus DNR fee
Recyclable materials: Brush, Metal $44.00 per ton No DNR fee Minimum charge (up to 500 lbs.) $11.00 – no DNR fee
All Charges in ¼ ton increments EXAMPLE: 0 - 500 lbs., 500 - 1000, 1001 - 1500, etc.
Current DNR fee of $3.65 per ton (rounded to nearest dollar) is collected on all residential, commercial and construction waste.
Recycleable materials such as brush, tree limbs, metal, tires, appliances, electronics and batteries are not subject to the DNR fee and are disposed of in separate locations at the landfill.
Large = 24" or above, Console, Tube, Projection $20.00 each
Computer monitors (all sizes) $10.00 each
Radios, VCR's, DVD’s, CPU’s, and small printers are accepted at no additional charge. Large business size copiers by weight. ________________________________________________________________________________
Tires Size Without rim
Car and pickup up to 15” $ 2.00 each Small implement & truck 15” to 235-16” 6.00 each Full size truck & forklift 245-16” & Up 10.00 each Tractor tires up to 24” wide 22.00 each
Tires with rims: double the above price ^^^
Scraper, floater or liquid/foam filled tires are NOT ACCEPTED. Call Liberty Tire Recycling at 515-262-4900 for disposal.
There are designated areas at the landfill where certain materials are to be placed. In addition to the area for the regular trash, the South Dallas County Landfill has areas for the separation of metal, appliances, tires, electronics, and yardwaste. Please load your items accordingly. It will make unloading easier for you.
REFRIGERATORS/FREEZERS: Appliances should be empty of food when they come for disposal. However, occasionally a freezer may stop working and is full of spoiled food. You must advise the Scale House. That appliance will be handled separately as it cannot sit out in the open with the other appliances.
BRUSH/LEAVES/LIMBS/TREES: Leaves may be disposed of in paper bags, but if they are in plastic bags you will be required to dump them out. You do not need to bundle brush or tree limbs and they may be any length. SDCLA grinds the yardwaste to use as mulch and erosion control at the landfill site and is given away free of charge to anyone who wants to use it. There may be a small loading charge if you wish us to load it for you. *PLEASE ENSURE NO GARBAGE, PLASTIC BAGS, and/or DEBRIS IS DUMPED INTO THE (BRUSH) PILE*
IF you have a (mixed load) that includes material that CANNOT be put through a grinder advise the Scale House prior to dumping and they will direct you accordingly.
At the South Dallas County Landfill, the term "SECURED" means loads must be secured in a manner that no debris in the load could have been lost along your route to the landfill. (Driving slowly does not qualify as secured nor does "living in town"). Whether that is a tarp, straps or some other method, you may not litter along the roadway. This is strictly enforced and fines will be handed out by the landfill, as well as, the Iowa DNR, DOT and Local Authorities.