The South Dallas County Landfill Agency meets on the second Thursday of the month.
Location: 2000 Main St, Adel, Iowa Time: Thursday at 3:30 PM
Dallas County Landfill Recycling Stickers Project
Adel Residents we need your help! Our recycling bins are being filled with
non-recyclables! Ankeny Sanitation is
unable to take it to a recycling center and it goes to the landfill! Ankeny Sanitation nor the South Dallas County
Landfill want this to happen. They are teaming up with the Adel Scouts. The
Scouts will be applying stickers on the yellow lids of your bin, so you see
what DOES and DOESN’T go. The Scouts began this project June 10.
They need you to please leave your recycling bin out front an extra day, so the
recycling sticker can be affixed on the yellow lid. Please clean off the lid so the sticker will
adhere properly. Do not worry if you do not get a sticker right away. This project will take many weeks to
complete, there are over 2,000 stickers that will need to be applied. Bins must be out front because the
Scouts can only affix a sticker to a bin located there. This is a fundraiser for them so the more
they affix, the more they earn for Scout activities.
Please help us out!! We all know that recycling is good for the
environment. The stickers will be an
in-front-of-you-reminder of what to put in the yellow bins. Please put in the
bins those items that are recyclable! We appreciate your help with this
The Agency holds its annual meeting in January of each year. Watch for a notice of the next meeting in the Dallas County News and Adel Adviser or call the landfill office.
The HHW Day in Adel is usually from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Kinnick Feller Park. The Adel Lions Club has volunteered to help with the event since it's inception in 1998. Only residential Household Hazardous Waste will be accepted. No commercial waste.
The Landfill will be closed Saturday, August 14 due to the Sweet Corn Festival in Adel. We will resume normal business hours on Monday, August 16
Mobile Household Hazardous Waste Collection events: