Wednesday, 18 May 2011 10:57

Name:  Jade Dundas
Title:  Utilities Director
Phone:  279-6222

For Immediate Release
Date March 30, 2011

Summer Landfill Schedule

The Sioux City Landfill, located at 5800 28th Street, will begin their summer schedule on Saturday, April 16, 2011.  The landfill will be open for business on the following days:

   Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
   Saturday:   9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
   Sunday:   9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Please remember that residents may drop off chemicals such as auto products, solvents, paint products, pesticides, and cleaners at our Household Hazardous Materials Collection Center located at 5800 28th Street.  The HHM Center is open on  Monday’s, Wednesday’s, and Friday’s from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.  Please call (712) 255-8345 in advance to make an appointment to drop off your chemicals.

A Swap Shop also operates at the 28th Street address where customers can pick up useable household products free of charge.  The Swap Shop hours are the same as the landfill hours.

Additionally, residents may drop off lawn clippings, leaves and garden debris free of charge at the Sioux City Landfill.  There is a minimal charge to drop off tree branches, limbs and brush.

Remember that all alternate garbage and yard waste containers must have a solid waste sticker affixed to the container in order to be collected.  Paper yard waste bags must also have a solid waste sticker affixed to each bag in order to be collected.  Paper yard waste bags may be purchased at local discount stores and hardware stores.  Solid waste stickers may be purchased for only $.89 each, and are available at all local grocery stores, Wal-Mart, Bomgaars (Hamilton Blvd location), and Indian Hills True Value as well as Customer Service in City Hall.  If you have any questions concerning garbage, yard waste or recycling collection please call City Wide Collection at 279-0151.