What are the hours, rates and acceptable items for the Rice County Landfill?


HOURS:
MONDAY - FRIDAY from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
April-October: 2nd & 4th Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
November-March: 2nd Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

RATES FOR SELF HAULERS:
Minimum Load (car, truck, or single axle trailer) - $25 (tax included)
Mattress or Box Spring - $20 per item (tax included) 
Large Load - $63.33 per ton (tax NOT included)
 
**Dual axle trailers must weigh in & out and are charged at $63.33 per ton
  (Loads of 500 lbs. and less – $25 minimum charge)
**If two separate axles (vehicle load and a signal axle trailer) cost will be $50 ($25 per axle type)
 
ACCEPTED:
Household refuse (food, diapers, etc.)
Asbestos (24-hour notice is required)
Furniture green treated wood
Empty dried paint cans (remove lids)
Railroad ties
New construction material (all carpet and backing)


NOT ALLOWED IN LANDFILL:
Recyclables
Paints or any hazardous waste
Yard waste
Pallets
Tires
Appliances
Ashes in barrels

LOADS WITH UNACCEPTABLE MATERIAL ARE SUBJECT TO A $100.00 CLEAN-UP FEE